Taking no prisoners. Including herself.

And now, a brief word from the Ministry of Health. *     *     * Being a vegetarian in Northern California is almost clichéd; however, being a vegetarian in Vietnam is no small feat.

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Hello, Hanoi (Part 7 of Many) The week leading up to Têt, I was invited by my friends Bắc and Hà to help make banh trung chay, or “square cakes” at their pagoda. These are cakes made out of mung beans and rice, traditionally eaten during the lunar new year. The pagoda where they attend […]

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