Korean Differences

I’ve been in Korea for over 5 months now and everyday I learn something new and realize how different Korean can be from the US. Some differences are silly like there being literally 5 coffee shops on 1 block, yet not a single one of them will open before 10am.  Can you imagine what would … More Korean Differences

Spring Is Here

I’ve officially been in South Korea over 2 months now and the kids have mid-terms today.  This means that 1/4 of my teaching for this year is already over!  I can’t believe that and I sound like a broken record but time really does fly. The weather is starting to get nicer and we are … More Spring Is Here

Staying Active

One of the most difficult things when moving to a completely new place is trying to get back into a normal routine.  Anyone that knows me is very aware of the fact that I always need to be doing something active- so much that I can’t even facetime people without constantly moving my hands and … More Staying Active

Weekend of Festivals

This past weekend was spent enjoying the southeastern part of the country while experiencing 2 very different festivals.  This was a weekend I had been looking forward to since we planned it about a month ago.  In addition to having a great time, we learned some very valuable lessons. About a month ago, 17 of … More Weekend of Festivals