Monthly Archives: November 2012

Acupuncture? Why not?

Anyone who knows me is well aware of the fact that I am a little clumsy and accident prone at times. This has not changed since I moved to the other side of the world. Last Saturday, I was supposed … Continue reading

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Thought for the Day

“Do your little bit of good where you are. It’s those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.” -Desmond Tutu

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Thanksgiving in Korea

This Thanksgiving, all of us ETAs were prepared to spend on the other side of the world, away from most of our family and friends. Luckily, KAEC and the wonderful people at the US Embassy continued their tradition of hosting … Continue reading

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Another School Festival

Last Friday, I was told we would be having another school festival of sorts. As the days went by, I slowly started to gain more information, bit by bit. I learned from my host sister that there would be a … Continue reading

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Rural Lifestyle

All of the ETAs are having unique experiences and as we are always reminded, don’t compare. Outrageous things happen, beautiful moments are experienced, and challenges are overcome. I have been told though that my life up here in Yuchon is … Continue reading

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Andong

The Hwacheon County Education Office has been graciously providing English teachers and a small group of students the opportunity to travel on weekends throughout the fall semester. Two weekends ago, we set off early Saturday morning for the city of … Continue reading

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Cheongpyeongsa

After all of the craziness and hard work that went into making the school art festival a success, the teachers were rewarded with a fun outing. The day after the talent show, last Wednesday, the students left after lunch and … Continue reading

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