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Importing Young Living EO

I’ve been reading up on the benefits of essential oils for about a year already and have been checking out local oils in the Vietnam market (read: malls). A few of my friends back in the PH and US have … Continue reading

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Ava’s Closet Moving Sale

I rarely go past Ben Thanh Market when going to work in the mornings but today I did, and saw that the roundabout along Le Loi is now closed off for the train construction. General Tran Nguyen Han has been … Continue reading

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Made by Mun

So I have been trying to find a jewelry maker for the longest time when I chanced on Made by Mun. I wanted to have a sterling silver pendant with the number 100 on it. So as a “test” on Mun’s … Continue reading

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Seen in Saigon

In a blink of an eye, here we are. 2017. Right after Christmas, shops started packing the greens and have started to bring out the yellows, reds, and gold for Lunar New Year. And for someone who celebrates Christmas and … Continue reading

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Supermoon 2016

So last night there was much ado about the Supermoon — with the moon being the closest to Earth since January 1948. I saw it on my way home from work and couldn’t wait to get home to the kids … Continue reading

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Finding Ngan Thong

I know there are a lot of art supplies shop in the city but Ngan Thong was one of the first shops that I found to have all the stuff I need. That’s why when they closed their shop along … Continue reading

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How to get a birth certificate for your child born in Vietnam? (2016)

Four years ago, I gave birth here in Vietnam and had to get birth certificate for my son as a prerequisite in getting a passport. My friend Soki recently gave birth and shared with me the update version of the … Continue reading

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