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Monday, September 16, 2019

I think this title might surprise some people who know me. I tend to be a social butterfly and it would be a shock for some of my friends and acquaintances to learn that I have (what is sometimes crippling) social anxiety. There are certain situations that others might...

Saturday, May 9, 2015

Yes, I am late once again. Those who are simultaneously traveling and managing a blog will understand: sometimes schedules change. Hopefully my readers understand! On to the food!

 

First things first. I know I posted this picture on Facebook, but I feel the need to plug...

Sunday, May 3, 2015

As with any trip, unexpected things can happen. Such is the life of a traveler. Due to unforeseen circumstances this Food Friday is now a Food Sunday. It's a rainy day here in Seoul, perfect for sitting at a coffee shop and spending time writing and editing photos.

 

Las...

Monday, April 27, 2015

Spring is an amazing time in Seoul. The cherry blossoms start blooming, couples are out walking, the weather is beginning to warm up. Perfect time to go to Gyeongbokgung Palace for a little stroll. It was a bit rainier and colder than when I went last year, and there w...

Friday, April 17, 2015

Grapefruit beer and fried chicken gizzards in Hongdae. I had this at lunch with a Korean friend and he was quite surprised that I, as an American, would eat gizzards. Blame my Southern mother. Thanks Mom!

 

Egg bread from a street vendor in Hongdae. The bread tastes exac...

Friday, April 10, 2015

Let another Food Friday commence!!!

Yukhoe bibimbap (육회 비빔밥) from a traditional Korean food restaurant in Insadong. Yes, that IS raw beef, and it was extremely good. The photo in the middle is the banchan (반찬, side dishes). Almost every meal comes with banchan, almost a...

Monday, April 6, 2015

When my friend Cherry, who works at the guesthouse I am staying at in Hongdae, Seoul, said the night before, "We are going for a walk in the morning, you should come!" I had no problem saying yes. Waking up the next day with a stomachache almost made me change my mind...

Friday, April 3, 2015

Hope you enjoy the first ever Wandering Radish Food Friday!!!

 

All you can eat Korean BBQ.

 

Fantastic Ramen at a little Japanese place in Hongdae (we waited in line for this, and it was incredibly worth it).

 

Tasty jajangmyeon (짜장면) ordered by my friend...

...and manduguk...

Monday, March 30, 2015

You are traveling by plane to that awesome overseas destination. As you sit in your economy class seat, squished next to complete strangers, you catch a glimpse of that curtain. You know the one. Open during takeoff and landing, but closed during the rest of the flight...

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