Hockaday Grad Nikky Phinyawatana Feeds Souls With Asian Mint

If you’re friends with Nikky, you know how she loves to take selfies with you. The thing about Nikky’s selfies, though, is that they are more about yourselfie than herselfie. She commemorates her deep gratitude for family, friends, and Mint Fanatics, the name she gives fans of her Asian Mint restaurant, by snapping photos and posting them online. This feeds her soul.

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Time Draws Near for Home, Family, and Thanksgiving

In just a matter of weeks, my kitchen will be in full-on cooking and baking mode. The savory aromas of beef roasts, golden-brown turkey, cornbread dressing, and crowd-pleasing casseroles will mingle with the sweet, spicy fragrance of cinnamon, nutmeg, and ginger as my ovens yield pumpkin pies, spice breads, and cinnamon rolls slathered with frosting.

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