Chả Cá Thác Lác, Canh Bí Đỏ Đậu Phụ, Dưa Leo, Rau Khoai Lang, Đu Đủ

I’m spending time with family in Cần Thơ at the moment and will not return to Hanoi until this weekend. Every time I fly south and eat home-cooked meals I’m reminded of how everything here completely revolves around relationships.

Whether I’m away from the Mekong Delta for a few months at a time or an entire year, I’m greeted with the same love and care that I was given during my first ever trip here in 2005. I’m fortunate to have a foster family in Vietnam who always has my best interest in mind and who will always look out for me.

It’s amazing to think we’ve been so close for 7 years now. As long as they live in Can Tho I’ll always find time to fly down for visits, especially during important family moments like weddings or illnesses.

Author: Philip Arthur Moore

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