Monthly Archives: September 2012

Thoughts running through my mind during my first bike ride —

It’s not that I’m a bike snob — it’s just that I am not very confident riding transportation with only 2 wheels. But today, I had to try with our nanny driving.  I had to get 7100 Islands package from … Continue reading

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Love Match in September

Saigon Singles is back! Every September, Word rounds up 10 single ladies and 10 single gents, pair ’em up, and you the readers get to decide which you think is the most interesting pair that should go out on a … Continue reading

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Spruce up your iPhone!

Mobile phones are out.  Smartphones are IN. But with a lot of people having an iPhone 4 or 4S, what sets your iPhone apart?  Yup it’s the same boring piece. So when Cool Bandz Design showed me their WOW Case … Continue reading

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Food Trip: La Chuoi Quan

We don’t really have to go far to find some filling and delicious Vietnamese food.  Just down our apartment building is La Chuoi Quan. It’s owned by a husband and wife team serving traditional Vietnamese desserts and natural healthy homemade … Continue reading

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Partying at The Bean Store

We had a triple celebration in August — hubby’s birthday, Sam’s birthday, and Rafa’s Baptism.  It took some time before we found a place and when I got to visit The Bean Store, I knew that IT was the place. … Continue reading

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My Top 10 Places to Dine In When Visiting Saigon

After living in Saigon for over three years, Vietnamese food is not on top of my list anymore.  But since friends and family do visit, we have to bring them around to restaurants serving authentic Vietnamese cuisine.  I haven’t been … Continue reading

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Finding the Lunch Lady

I’m a huge fan of Anthony Bourdain and him featuring Nguyen Thi Thanh, or better known as The Lunch Lady, is something I’ve been meaning to cross out of my personal food bucket list.  After all, The Lunch Lady is … Continue reading

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