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Dining

Get Your Greens On

by Audrey Magazine
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Story & Photos Christina Ng.  With the exception of bok choy, most people are not all that familiar with Asian greens. But with springtime just around the corner and perhaps the novelty of salad

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Film Mind and Body

59-Year-Old Casted For 16-Year-Old Role: A New Extreme For Asian Youth

by Ethel Navales
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Many Asian women have been told time and time again that they look much younger than their actual age. After all, there are now grandmothers who look as young as their daughters. While we generally ge

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Dining Travel

Breakfast Food From Around The World

by Ethel Navales
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If there’s one thing that joins people together, that would be food. In fact, people often travel the world with the goal to try new types of food. This happens so often that the World Food Trav

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Entertaining Online Shopping

IKEA Takes Over A Cosplayer’s Bedroom

by Ethel Navales
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Just the other day, we showed you what happens when Japanese students have no dresscode for graduation: the best cosplay party ever. Of course, Japan is not the only place where cosplay thrives. In Ko

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Mind and Body Online

Do You Love or Hate Her? Maria Kang Puts Up Yet Another Controversial Photo

by Ethel Navales
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Maria Kang, otherwise known as “fit mom,” is no stranger to controversy. The 32-year-old mother of three caused a social media uproar when she posted a photo of herself in a sports bra

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Online Travel

This Adorable Video Will Make You Want to Visit Rabbit Island

by Ethel Navales
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In Japan, the island of Ōkunoshima has become a well-known tourist attraction. However, the popularity of this island may not be for reasons that you would typically expect from a tourist spot. The m

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Mind and Body Television

High Expectations for Women in Media: News Anchor Susan Kim Told She Looks Pregnant

by Ethel Navales
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There’s no denying the pressure put on women to be thin. A simple flip through a mainstream fashion magazine is enough to get the message across: society has a set ideal image for beauty. Just t

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Mind and Body

Yet Another Japanese Weight Loss App: Get Slim & Your Virtual Girlfriend Will Too

by Ethel Navales
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In Japan, the pressure to be slim continues to grow. In fact, a body figure which is considered average in America may be considered chubby in Japan. For instance, a new idol group was introduced in J

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Dining Entertaining Travel

Unveiling The Multimillion Dollar Renovation of Pechanga Resort & Casino

by Ethel Navales
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California’s largest resort and casino recently went through a make-over. The results? It looks more gorgeous than we could have imagined. The multimillion dollar make-over included a renovation

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Dining News Travel

McDonald’s Opens First Restaurant in Vietnam

by Taylor Weik
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Fast food corporate king McDonald’s, which has locations in over 100 countries so far, opened its first Vietnam restaurant in downtown Ho Chi Minh City on Saturday. Hundreds of locals gathered

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