When an quiet Asian girl finally finds her voice

10 years ago, a lot of things changed in my life. I was still adjusting to college. All my best high school friends had gone off to school elsewhere and left me to my devices in Fresno. I was in the midst of changing majors, saying goodbye to my parents’ aspirations for medical school forever.…

Sacramento Got Some Asian Flava, OK?!?

If you don’t live in Sacramento, you may be fooled into thinking this is a sleepy little town, more known for California politics, than for its vibrant and diverse ethnic food scene. But we have one! There are great places to eat, everywhere. My favorite spots are in Little Saigon. It’s south of the downtown/midtown…

Asian-Americans are the new “margin of victory” vote

As the fastest-growing minority group, Asian-Americans are wielding more power and influence in the world of politics than ever. See this Politico article that says “both parties increasingly see Asian Americans as a ‘margin of victory’ population in some especially challenging races”. Time to make your voices heard! Read more: http://www.politico.com/story/2014/11/asian-vote-2014-elections-112407.html#ixzz3HvlZSOyS

Growing Pains

They’re gonna need a bigger restaurant… a couple of them. Quan Nem Nihn Hoa (a.k.a. The Spring Roll Spot) on Stockton Blvd. is expanding outside of Sacramento. So, look out Elk Grove… and West Covina? Maybe now they’ll create more room for seating, or even room to stretch out your legs, ya know, for the…