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Can’t sleep rant

Thursday, August 19th, 2010

What the heck. Tried to go to bed. Couldn't. So sat on the couch in the dark starring at the dark room. I think I started to hear the rats scurrying in the street. Finally feeling sleepy. Probably from trying to write something/anything.

Refill Foam Soap Dispenser

Wednesday, June 30th, 2010

So recently I've been seeing more of these foam soap dispensers. They're all over the place now. In people's bathrooms, the restaurant bathrooms, etc. It's like foam is suddenly all the rage. joseph bought one for our bathroom and then like all soap dispensers, the soap was all used up. since ...

korea – day 11 – final day in korea

Monday, March 22nd, 2010

over a year after the last post. this concludes the korea trip recount.  it has been nearly 2 years since we've gone to korea.  if we ever make it back to korea, i wonder how long those posts will take me. our last day in korea was bittersweet. i was looking ...

Toaster Series: Bacon and Cheese Omelet

Wednesday, December 9th, 2009

So here's #2. Last week I made Ripert's Caramelized Mangoes. This week, I present to you Bacon and Cheese Omelet. I originally hoped that it would be more like a quiche, but i'm having trouble calling it that without a crust. See below for recipe. [caption id="attachment_253" align="aligncenter" width="300" caption="Bacon ...

Toaster Series: Mangoes a la mode

Wednesday, December 2nd, 2009

I've been following Eric Ripert for a number of years now. I saw him on some PBS cooking show and thought he was a great chef. His food seemed accessible, but well done. He also seemed accessible and down to earth. I don't feel the same way about most other ...

Pregnancy – Third Trimester

Tuesday, December 1st, 2009

Some people asked how my pregnancy was going (when I was pregnant). Well, it’s went. It’s was both great and very bad at times. Here I’ll share mainly about my third trimester. Here's how my first and second trimesters went. Third trimester is now officially over, with the birth of ...

UglyDolls – UglyCon2008

Thursday, March 19th, 2009

why are we angry? because we were told to look angry =P the guy from the store was taking random pictures. there weren't very many asians there in a store that's probably run by mainly asians. we were at Giant Robot. it's a store that sells japanese/asian like trinkets and toys ...

korea – day 10 – Gumi, Kimcheon, and NamDaeMoon

Thursday, March 12th, 2009

As I mentioned in the previous korea post, I MUST FINISH THIS. After the trip to GyeongJu, we spent the night at my uncle's home in Gumi. image removed It's a small and modest house in what most of us would consider a very rural area. this is where my dad's family's land ...

Pregnancy – Second Trimester

Thursday, March 5th, 2009

Some people have asked how my pregnancy has been going. Well, it’s been going. It’s been both great and very bad at times. Here I’ll share mainly about my second trimester. (first trimester shared here) image removed second trimester was better than the first. for sure. only one incident of diarrhea and ...

Pregnancy – First Trimester

Thursday, February 26th, 2009

Some people have asked how my pregnancy has been going. Well, it's been going. It's been both great and very bad at times. Here I'll share mainly about my first trimester. Joseph and I figured out around the annual Vision retreat that I might be pregnant. I'm fairly regular, but my ...