Monthly Archives: May 2012

Hoshi at two months old

Hoshi then and now

Found a 10 month old photo of Hoshi.  He has turned from a kitten who hates me to a cat that loves to jump around my bed at 5:30 am in the morning.  He is now over 12 months old which officially makes him a cat now.  I just switched his food to adult cat food but oddly enough, he will not eat chicken.

View his photos below.  You got to love his glare. 🙂 (more…)

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Kedai Makanan Halal Idris Restaurant in Saigon

Kedai Makanan Halal Idris – Another halal restaurant in Saigon

Today I had lunch with a Vietnamese Muslim friend at Kedai Makanan Halal Idris restaurant in District 8.  This halal restaurant serves both halal Vietnamese and Cham cuisines.  Idris is a buffet style restaurant where you serve yourself.  If you want a particular rice dish, they can prepare it for you.  The prices are very good too.  For two people (more…)

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Vietnam Delight halal restaurant

Vietnam Delights – new halal restaurant in Saigon

Several months ago, a new halal restaurant opened in Saigon called Vietnam Delights.  Vietnam Delights serves both halal Vietnamese and Cham cuisines.  It is already one of my favorite halal restaurants in the city.  Prices are good.  I love the nasi goreng, as usual.  My other favorites are the curry dishes and, of course, the halal spring rolls.

Edit: A group of us went to Vietnam Delights for dinner over a week ago and were appalled by the poor service we got.  Read John’s commernce here -> http://getoffthetrail.com/2012/06/06/ga-ca-ri-curry-chicken-173-of-365/

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