Category Archives: Travel

Tooth Fairy Fail

Well, the tooth fairy did not visit me in Korea. …something about Koreans throw their teeth onto the roof. For more about different tooth traditions click here. Before I left Korea I took advantage of their inexpensive dental fees and

Tooth Fairy Fail

Well, the tooth fairy did not visit me in Korea. …something about Koreans throw their teeth onto the roof. For more about different tooth traditions click here. Before I left Korea I took advantage of their inexpensive dental fees and

Moving home

I have been keeping things on the down low but have decided to just make it official; I have moved home to Canada. After two and a half years in Korea I have decided that my time there was through.

Moving home

I have been keeping things on the down low but have decided to just make it official; I have moved home to Canada. After two and a half years in Korea I have decided that my time there was through.

A blip in seasons

I’ve noticed over the last couple years that spring and autumn are over in a heartbeat in Korea. While winter and summer drag on endlessly in extreme opposite temperature directions. Unfortunately this spring has been one of the worst allergy

A blip in seasons

I’ve noticed over the last couple years that spring and autumn are over in a heartbeat in Korea. While winter and summer drag on endlessly in extreme opposite temperature directions. Unfortunately this spring has been one of the worst allergy

Eunpa Lake

   I went for a long walk with a friend the other night. The lake was unusually peaceful and serene. Normally there are speakers posted around the lake that play classical music all day but this night was just the

Eunpa Lake

   I went for a long walk with a friend the other night. The lake was unusually peaceful and serene. Normally there are speakers posted around the lake that play classical music all day but this night was just the

Fighting over Canada

This puzzle has gotten a lot of mileage! The kids finished it yesterday together but started fighting when the girls wanted to take pictures of it and the boys started stealing the corners (typical).   

Fighting over Canada

This puzzle has gotten a lot of mileage! The kids finished it yesterday together but started fighting when the girls wanted to take pictures of it and the boys started stealing the corners (typical).   

Macarons

My girls and I attempted to make macarons for the first time. We made our own wild berry version. They were not as colourful as the expensive bakery shop ones but they were delicious!  We found the humidity in Korea

Macarons

My girls and I attempted to make macarons for the first time. We made our own wild berry version. They were not as colourful as the expensive bakery shop ones but they were delicious!  We found the humidity in Korea

Magic Pooh

“Hunter, why are your hands purple?” I asked.  He hesitated so I asked, in Korean. “손들이 보라색, 왜요?” “Magic pooh,” he replied uncertainly.     **I have since discovered that ‘magic pooh’ is a real thing. It’s a powder taken to

Magic Pooh

“Hunter, why are your hands purple?” I asked.  He hesitated so I asked, in Korean. “손들이 보라색, 왜요?” “Magic pooh,” he replied uncertainly.     **I have since discovered that ‘magic pooh’ is a real thing. It’s a powder taken to