Eating In Vietnam: Kay’s Vegan Bistro + Interview

I was lucky enough to interview Kim - owner of Kay's Vegan Bistro on Nguyen Dinh Chieu in District 1. My inspiration behind this interview came from Kim herself.  The first time I went to Kay's, Kim practically held my hand through the menu describing each and every dish I had a question about and … Continue reading Eating In Vietnam: Kay’s Vegan Bistro + Interview

What I Whipped Up

Over the past couple of years I have develop a very particular and critical style of eating.  I have been Pescatarian, Vegatarian, Vegan, Gluten Free -- a lil restrictive.  I didn't look at it as a burden (still don't!).  Eating fruits, vegetables, drinking smoothies and juices makes me feel great.  My favorite part of the … Continue reading What I Whipped Up

Supa Fresh

The lord threw me a bone by placing organic down the street.  Between a mini Vietnamese style liquor store is a beautiful, bright green grocery store called Organica. How did I discover this place? Technically, Megan did.  One of the many days we were being rained on during our 3pm walk home Megan says, "OMG … Continue reading Supa Fresh

Whole Foods?

I know I'm in Vietnam and I want to "culturally immerse myself", but sometimes I want to feel like I'm in Whole Foods in Manhattan Beach spending money on the most expensive sugar-free, gluten-free, locally grown, organic, vegan products I can put my snobby little hands on.  Annam Gourmet Grocery Store is the place for me to … Continue reading Whole Foods?