New Shanghai (Chatswood)

As a general rule I’m not a huge fan of Chinese food. The reason for this is because my mum makes the traditional dishes so often at home that I’m not going to go out and order the exact same thing. I go out and eat for something different, and Chinese food isn’t something I…

Madame Nhu

Trần Lệ Xuân, popularly known as Madame Nhu, was the de facto First Lady of South Vietnam from 1955 to 1963. ….so says my Google search when I type in ‘Madame Nhu.’ This was not a research project about first ladies however, but of course of food. The Madame Nhu that I was interested in…