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September 9, 2014

Korean cosmetics and skin care are arguably among the most sophisticated in the world. International fashion magazine, Marie Claire, claims that South Korea is about 12 years ahead compared to the US when it comes to…

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Stir-fried tofu with spicy soy sauce

September 2, 2014, No comments

Hello all, Today I cooked an easy but nutritious side dish for lunch. Tofu is not a traditional ingredients used in Italian cuisine and people conside ...

Kimchi carnitas fries from Vatos Urban Tacos

Get your Seoul Food Fix at Gourmet 494

August 29, 2014, No comments

You wake up one day and are completely overcome with a gut-consuming desire for Cafe Mama’s creamy ricotta cheese salad, or savoury kimchi carnitas ...

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Korea’s “Bright Town” Myeong-Dong

August 25, 2014, No comments

Myeong-Dong means “Bright Town” Because of its all lighting sign boards ! I got a chance to visit Myeong-Dong last November where winter w ...

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    Leaving the nest
    August 13, 2014, No comments

    Min Jae and I officially moved out of his parents house~Woo! But even though leaving the nest to start our own is exciting and fun, here are some things I learned to appreciate living with his family & will certainly…

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    Experiencing Royal Court Food
    August 11, 2014, No comments

    The Korean government has established multicultural centers in Seoul and all over Korea to provide learning and cultural experiences to its expat community. Through these multicultural centers, I’ve learned…