After we rang in the New Year with some close friends, Luke and I flew out to Los Angeles to surprise his friend for his birthday and spent a week and a half exploring Southern California. We spent the first weekend at Big Bear Lake, hiking, drinking and hanging out. It was a lot of … More SoCal in January
You may have thought I was done blogging since we’ve been back in the States but I of course have to document our trip to The City of Lights! Seeing as though we only have a couple weeks left before going back to Korea for year two (surprise!) we have been extremely busy visiting as … More Christmastime in Paris
Our Last 2 Weeks For our last two weeks in Changnyeong, Luke and I have had a lot to do! We’ve been going through our stuff and deciding what to leave behind, ship home or take with us, while also planning our next vacation and looking for new jobs. As expected, it’s been stressful and … More The Bittersweetness to Our Final Days
Boppin’ Around Daegu The first weekend with the newest couple, Eric and Carley, was spent in Daegu on Saturday. They went and hiked with Sam and Stephanie, while the rest of us did some shopping and had a relaxing day walking around the city center. Luke and I stumbled upon a temple with what looked … More Squeezing Everything in With 1 Month Left!
We have ONE MONTH until we will be back in the States and it is all getting very real and bittersweet. We have, without a doubt, had 10 years of experiences just from our one year in South Korea. We traveled to seven different countries with more to go. And we have learned SO much … More 15 Things We’ve Learned While Living in South Korea
As we sneak into the holidays, the girls and I decided to make this DELICIOUS apple crisp recipe at girl’s night. And let me just tell you…after we put that with some vanilla ice cream…I think we all about died and went to heaven.
Songjeong Beach A few days after our staff trip, and with Fall officially here, Luke and I looked into where we could go camping or hiking and decided on beach camping. We settled on Songjeong Beach in Busan to see yet another area of the city that we love so much.
After a wonderful Chuseok holiday, the whole staff woke up bright and early on a Wednesday morning to meet outside of our apartment at 7 AM. Richard hired a driver to take a huge van (or maybe it was a mini bus?) for everyone to ride together during our second staff trip. We hit the … More Staff Harmony Trip #2
It’s finally fall! Which means my inner basic white girl is so happy for all things fall (I already bought another scarf). Thanksgiving and Christmas are just around the corner and I couldn’t be more excited to celebrate with family in a few short months. Korea just had their version of Thanksgiving, called Chuseok. And this … More Chuseok Holiday