Monthly Archives: June 2011

More Monsoon Season… because it’s just that great.

Seriously. The rain is coming down in buckets. We don’t know when it will end, so everyone carries around strong umbrellas to get through it. Most subway stations have these places where you stick the umbrella in a plastic bag … Continue reading

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Students Leaving

Last Friday, I walked into my last class of the day – 7th period 1st graders. They are SO cute and still act carefree – they are the babies of Yangjin middle school and many look like they belong back … Continue reading

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Pedicures, Tarot and Monsoon Season

So today was so much fun I had to write a second blog about it. 🙂 After work, my co-teacher and I went to get pedicures and have coffee. Last week, I mentioned I wanted a pedicure for the summer, … Continue reading

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Korean Education

I’ve talked about this subject before, but today it really got to me. For the past couple of weeks, my students have been dead tired in class. They walk in like zombies, and I know I’m going to have to … Continue reading

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Seoul-mazing Race

Yesterday I went on a race around Seoul, which was similar to the Amazing Race (I’ve never watched it, but people have said it’s a fun show). All the teams met at Yeouinaru station at around 10:00 a.m. We checked … Continue reading

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Memorial Day Weekend

Last weekend was a long weekend in Korea, as yesterday (June 6) was Memorial Day. Everyone had that weekend off, so many people took the opportunity to travel outside of Seoul. I’ve been wanting to see more of Korea, so … Continue reading

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DMZ Tour

Last Saturday, I went on a tour of the DMZ (demilitarized zone between North and South Korea) with Amy, Naomi and Kate. We went on the USO tour, which is supposed to be the best – they took us to … Continue reading

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