Category Archives: Event

Holistic Earth Fair by La Holista

The start of 2016, I decided on a theme instead of  listing down my new year’s resolution. Resolutions never worked for me anyway and this way, I could really zone in on what I want my 2016 to be. So … Continue reading

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Obama in Vietnam

Obama was all the rage last week. After his trip to Hanoi, he went here in Ho Chi Minh City and stayed at the hotel right next to our office. Our office beefed up security and yeah, roads closed around … Continue reading

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Win Tickets to Dragonfly Theatre’s George’s Marvellous Medicine

Dragonfly Theatre is excited to announce their next production, the Roald Dahl classic, “George’s Marvellous Medicine”. George’s nasty old grandma needs teaching a lesson, and he decides the best remedy is a special home-made medicine. What happens to Grandma next is … Continue reading

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Sights of Tet

What a long holiday! Not that I’m complaining but it would have been better if Saigon was business as usual during Tet. On Tet Eve, we checked in a hotel near the fireworks and spent the afternoon walking along Flower … Continue reading

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Hello Year of the Monkey!

Can’t get enough of these hoa mai. 🙂 Hope you all have an enjoyable and restful holiday!

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Flower Street 2016

Last year, I brought my kids in tow to the Flower Street which is part of the Tet celebration. They were not really happy. Boys! And this year, am not sure if I can bring them again so I decided … Continue reading

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Saigon Heat vs Pilipinas MX3 Kings

A couple weeks ago on my birthday, we watched the basketball match between Saigon Heat and Pilipinas MX3 Kings. While we were waiting for the game to start, I was looking for familiar players from my country. I’ve been out … Continue reading

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Christmas Season Mass Schedule

Today we celebrate the Immaculate Conception of Mary. And in 17 days, we’d be celebrating Christmas. If you’re Catholic and looking for mass schedules during this season, here it is! December 16-24 Christmas Novena Masses/Misa de Gallo 6 am at the … Continue reading

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Terry Fox Run 2015

Twas a busy weekend! After a private film showing on Saturday night, I doubted if we could wake up bright and early for the Terry Fox Run on a Sunday morning. We left the house at 7:30 am for the … Continue reading

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35th Terry Fox Run on Sunday

Finally, the Terry Fox Run shirts are available! Didn’t know they had an office at The Landmark which is just near where I work. Got our bibs too. Shirts are at 200,000 VND each and if you want to make … Continue reading

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