Alien's Day Out

September 5, 2013
by Mipa

Vegan Mofo: 5 vegan foods I cannot live without…

It’s a quiet afternoon at the studio/cafe today~ Yona is next to me making pie crust, while I’m just taking a break and trying not to fall asleep. This morning was rather hectic with two different publications coming to photograph … Continue reading

August 4, 2013
by Mipa

Random eats & baked treats

PLANT has been open for a little over a week now, and time has just FLOWN by. The days seems to pass by at warp speed lately because there’s always so much to do at the baking studio/cafe. Even though … Continue reading

May 4, 2013
by Mipa

Simply Spring

Another busy week come and gone, and now it’s already May. A lot of cool things happened last month, mostly all the bake sales, as you can tell from the past couple posts~ but there are some more exciting new … Continue reading

October 17, 2012
by Mipa

Home delivered food & Bunny

The other day I was feeling particularly lazy and had zero motivation to cook lunch for myself so I ended up having food delivered. I used to be scared of getting food delivered because I felt awkward speaking Korean over … Continue reading

July 16, 2012
by Mipa

Random Eats Galore

Oh dear… it’s been so long since my last ‘random eats’ post that I’m going to mash them all into one massive post. Get ready for a deluge of food foties! First up, some recipe testing… A while ago, I … Continue reading

April 12, 2012
by Mipa

Inaugural brunch on my patio

When I was apartment hunting last year, the main reason why I chose my current place was because I loved the outdoor patio and the idea of getting to invite chingus over to hang out. But when I moved in … Continue reading

October 12, 2011
by Mipa

Carrot-Pineapple Cake with Tofu Cream~

It’s only been about 1 and a half weeks since I moved into my new apartment, but for some reason, it feels like over a month. So much has been going on lately that the days have all just blurred … Continue reading

September 13, 2011
by Mipa

Chuseok tofu platter & dipping sauce

One of the main dishes in my family’s Chuseok meal was this platter of pan-fried tofu topped with dae-chu (jujube) spirals. I was inspired to make this dish after seeing it on this Korean blog, but we created our own … Continue reading

September 12, 2011
by Mipa

Chuseok, veganized

Happy, merry Chuseok, everyone! It seems a strange coincidence that this year’s Chuseok holiday, a time of thanksgiving and a celebration of the bountiful harvest, comes right after the 10-year anniversary of 9/11. Yesterday, many of us remembered the tragic … Continue reading

August 31, 2011
by Mipa

Oriental Spoon: Asian-Style Cafe Restaurant

Oriental Spoon is a restaurant chain that serves up modern Asian cuisine such as Thai, Vietnamese, and Korean fusion dishes. The last time I went to Oriental Spoon was when they only had one location in Apgujeong, but in the … Continue reading