I am so proud of the garden my mom grows on the balcony. This garden is full of herbs, mints, basils and many types of seasonings. There is not much space in the city these days, so owning a spacious garden is very difficult. The solution for my family is to grow a garden on… Continue reading Hot noodles with Perilla mint
I had a thesis defense on July 30. My faculty organized the thesis defense from July 29 to July 31. I felt extremely bewildered and scared of the defense. I always get butterflies in my stomach whenever I imagine standing in front of the committee to defend my thesis.
September 2nd is Vietnam Independence Day. Therefore, we have a day off to commemorate this historical event. My cousins from a far province also came to visit us, so we decided to cook together. The special meal we prepared was “Bún mắm” (Vietnamese Rice noodles in fermented fish soup). The soul of noodles placed in the fermented… Continue reading Happy Independence Day
Today I went shopping with my mom to buy clothes for work. I felt extremely excited when wandering around the market. I could not wait to try on new clothes for work. The market looked like a maze with a lot of stalls. Each stall was full of colorful clothes and accessories. However, no matter… Continue reading Shopping with mom