Laap Moo or Mince Pork Salad

I don’t eat pork on a regular basis and when I do it’s either in the form of laap moo or minced spicy pork salad and som moo or sour pork sausage. Laap Moo is usually the dish I often asked my Mama to make when I go home for […]

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Goy Pa or Laap Pa, What is the name?

When I go home for summer break I would make a list of what I want to eat. Since I started to enjoy fish I would ask for my parents to make what I thought the name was Laap Pa. My father would tell me that it is called Goy […]

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Sticky Rice or Glutinous Rice

Khao Niew, known in English as sticky rice or glutinous rice is the main stable of Lao diet. It is served warm with Lao dishes. If one dares to make a comparison then sticky rice for Lao people is like bread or potato to Falangs. Sticky rice is eaten with […]

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The Music Factory

When I am not tuning into the Dutch MTV, The Music Factory (TMF) is my choice for great tunes. Google’s description of TMF follows, “The Music Factory. The Netherlands number ONE music television channel. World’s first integration between website, mobile and television.” Hmm… sounds good to me. TMF used to […]

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