Los Angeles, CA, USA


February 21, 2019

Before I left the States, I invited a little over 100 people to join my boss’s retirement. One of them is our janitor who has limited English skills. She gave me $10 for the contribution to the party and asked to save her a plate only. I told her it’s lunchtime and ad...

February 19, 2019

What scared me the most was when I found out last week that I have carried over twenty pounds of fat in my body! This will eventually cause diabetes which runs in my family. Not only that, but I could also get a stroke for blood clog which happened to my dad who died f...

February 19, 2019

Holding a 500,000 Dong bill (~$23) in my hand while walking toward the market around 10 a.m today, I could not stop thinking of buying a baguette stuffed with roasted pork, an over easy egg, veggies, and spices. While standing in front of the merchant, about to order,...

February 18, 2019

I've been visiting home in Vietnam for two weeks now and have had a great time with my family and friends! I'm thankful for the opportunity to come home where my heart belongs. I have two homes though, one in the U.S. and the other here. Therefore, my heart is always d...

February 3, 2019

On the last Friday before I left the office, I gave $90 to my boss that I collected from my co-workers for her retirement party. The day before, I gave my boss’s boss $500 to keep for the party. I told my boss and coworkers where I kept the party favors and well wishes...

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