Chuc Mung Nam Moi!

Happy Lunar New Year! or as we say in Vietnam, Chuc Mung Nam Moi! To celebrate this, I wanted to share a Vietnamese specialty with you. Every new year, or Tet, my mom buys banh chung. Banh Chung is a glutinous rice cake filled with mung bean paste and tofu. It is steamed in aContinue reading “Chuc Mung Nam Moi!”

San Francisco Series: Day 5

Today we took a car and drove on the Golden Gate bridge to Muir Woods. If you are planning to visit the giant trees, make sure to get there early: we were there by 8:15 and easily parked and did not pay the entry fee as the office was not opened yet (a signed saidContinue reading “San Francisco Series: Day 5”