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Vietnamese dishes are light, healthy and flavorful.  Their main staple is rice which is grown in the country.  Most dishes are prepared with fresh local vegetables and herbs such as...
Hoi An is an ancient port city dating back to the 15th to the 19th century in Quang Nam Province on the central coast of Vietnam.  It is about 35-40...
My husband and I are celebrating our 25th wedding anniversary in Vietnam in a few days.  It is going to be our first visiting the country which has changed so...
Bitter melon ( bitter gourd ) is an ugly-looking vegetable with a bitter and peculiar taste. It’s said that bitter melon prevents many health problems and diseses such as Type...
Visiting in Portland means food carting!!  I would eat from a food cart at least once a day.  When out and about with my kids and we are all hungry,...
  My running is not what it used to be and I have some down time right now.  I’m going to be honest; I used to think that as a...
I really needed a break from the city and my busy work schedule so took a weekend off in Kona.  Just hanging loose  and relaxing at the beaches.  That’s my...
I was very skeptical of trying any running shoes from Hoka.  They all looked too bulky.  Cliftons and Claytons weren’t for me.  I weigh 103 lbs  and am 5’4 so have never been a...
Hidden behind a residential area in a quiet Kahala neighborhood, Hunakai is a quick and private getaway from busy Waikiki. You go there on a weekday and pretty much have...
via Daily Prompt: Candle                                            I lit a candle in...

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