Monthly Archives: April 2012

Apartment Hunting We Will Go!

Big thanks to HerDailyDigest for helping me find a new agent to assist me in finding a new apartment.  I know a few too but it doesn’t hurt to meet new ones who can be a better fit. With that … Continue reading

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Seen in Saigon: Going Bananas!

I went to the grocery today and bought some bananas and guess what?  They’re from the Philippines! I had to pay  32,130 VND or PhP 64 for 6 pieces of bananas!  Ma Cua!!! But  they’re really good.  Philippine bananas are … Continue reading

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Food Trip: BBQ Number 1

BBQ Number 1 opened where Gee-licious used to be in Sky Garden just last Monday, April 9. According to a friend, it also owns the Korean shop down in Sky Garden 1 selling imported meat where we sometimes buy. They’re … Continue reading

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Saigon Players’ Trouble at the Tropicabana

Helping spread the word on Saigon Players’ upcoming show, “Trouble at the Tropicabana”. Directed by Patrick Hughes, the cast includes: Ro Verdeja as Ricky Alice Borman as Lucy Emily Huckson as Ethel Nik Deshpande as Fred Kristin Romberg as The … Continue reading

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Food Trip: Elbow Room

We haven’t crossed much from our Food Trip Bucket List.  But at least we’re continuing to discover delicious food from restaurants we’ve come to love. Last Sunday, I was racking my brain on where to bring my visiting friends for … Continue reading

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The Artist: An Exhibit

French painter, Helene Kling is featured in this month’s The Word HCMC magazine.  Join her and her students as they showcase their works this coming April 20th, 7:30 PM at La Plancha Restaurant (25 Tran Ngoc Dien, An Phu, D2).  The … Continue reading

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Mung Chua Phuc Sinh!

Easter is not the same without attending Easter Mass.  So today, we went to Mai Khoi and celebrated Easter together with Fr. CJ and the community. The mass was filled with heartfelt songs courtesy of the Music Ministry.  As always, … Continue reading

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