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Mrs. A Hanoi Pho

Usually, the names of pho places in LA turn me off.  This one definitely intrigued me.  I had a great time in Hanoi when I was in Vietnam.  I wanted to know more about this Mrs. A. Located in Torrance, it’s not exactly around the corner… …but it happened to be near where my Mom/Aunt were staying! We were all

Get in My Buddha’s Belly

My friend Cindy is married to the writer Ed Lin.  Abe’s been reading his novel Ghost Month, and has been obsessed with a fruit mentioned in the book, the Atemoya.  When I mentioned trying to find one to our tour guide, she informed me we already one ripening on the bus! Enjoyed en route from 85 Sky Tower to a nearby Buddhist