One month ago I ended my first year contract at my school here in Seoul. There were some tears at the graduation ceremony, from parents, teachers, and even from some students. I got emotional, but I didn’t cry because my babies weren’t graduating. Precisely the reason why I have signed on for one more year at my current school; to…

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2017 was an absolute blast. I visited three new countries, moved to South Korea, and started a job that I had been planning to do for three and a half years. I met a whole bunch of new people and made some amazing, crazy, ridiculous, wonderful friends who lift me up and drag me through the dirt (as only your…

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It’s no secret that packing for a holiday is difficult. I often over pack and I never properly think about where I will be visiting beforehand, so I’m normally underprepared for whatever shenanigans I get up to. However, for my trip to Thailand I took my wardrobe into a little more consideration as I knew I would be visiting some…

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Well, it’s 2018 already and we’re almost halfway through January. I have neglected this blog a little while I’ve taken some time to focus on real life during a busy period of work and life in general. The new year is upon us and I’ve been spending some time thinking about how I want my year to go, but before…

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The last 24 hours have been quite emotional for me. Between talk of what to do for Christmas day, the death of the first Korean singer I ever encountered, and all the beautiful snow melting and then freezing into black ice (pathetic fallacy much?), it’s been pretty crap. I went to bed last night feeling like crap, and I woke…

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