I sit here with a bunch of corn. Costco always seems cheap in the moment, so I buy in bulk. That is the trickery. I have to eat them before they go bad, or else I am seriously going to experience some bad karma. It led me to think of this really good Vietnamese dish… Read More Vietnamese Corn
Ever wanted to just throw yourself into a different country? I was sick of this shady sales job I was working and was finally going to send in my letter of resignation. Gosh, my heart always goes wild right before I hand one into the human resource department. Anyways, I could have sat at home,… Read More Survival Guide: Vietnam
I’m wide awake. That’s so typical. I’ve always been resistant to time zone changes. It’s 10 PM in Shanghai, China. All my classmates, except for my best friend, Derek is asleep. Drained and exhausted, they are the normal ones and pass out. My body screams, “It’s 10 AM in Chicago, you can’t fall asleep even… Read More Storytime: Where’s the Feather Ball?
Last year, my boyfriend, another couple, best friend and I explored the PNW. I’ve been to Seattle before, so I wanted to discover something new if I went there again. For every one else, Seattle is a new experience. It was important everyone got a little of what they wanted. This budget is for five… Read More Seattle/ Vancouver Budget
Our second recommendation came from a Hawaiian local, my old college roommate, my friend, Charmaine. Down in Chinatown is a Vietnames-French fusion restaurant. She told me to try the brisket sandwich and so that’s what we did. When is the next chance we will have to try this restaurant. We made a 25 minute trip… Read More Pig and the Lady
Two years ago I got to take my first international trip since college. My parents have always afforded me the ability to travel and I am grateful for that privilege. But once I got out of college, I was left on my own. At this time, I wasn’t paid immensely well (still ain’t), so I… Read More Puerto Rico Budget