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A Day of Shooting Stuff

Tweet Today a bunch of us ventured out to the shooting range here in Daegu.  There is nothing like a good day of just shooting something, even if it’s just a target or clay pigeon.  Four of us from our school headed downtown to meet some of the fine folks from the other branch of […]

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New Vocabulary – Homesick

Tweet One of the new vocabulary words for my students this week was homesick.  It was easy to explain since I could use myself as an example.  Now let me clarify before I continue.  Yes I am homesick, but not that much.  I also hear from others back home that they would be terribly homesick […]

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Here is to a New Year and a New Start

Tweet So a new year is here and this usually brings with it some resolutions.  I make them every year, and every year I don’t follow through.  This year I am determined to be different.  From January 1st I know I won’t follow through because I am not making any resolutions.  I almost feel like […]

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New Years Weekend

New Years Weekend

Tweet New Years weekend was a busy one for me. I took it easy on New Year’s Eve, then hit the road for a few day trips over the weekend. Friday a couple other teachers and I took off for a day trip to Seoul. I had been wanting some new shoes, and since I […]

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2009 Is Coming to a Close

Tweet Well 2009 is coming to a close very soon. I have mixed emotions on starting a new year. On one hand I am very excited. I am in a new exciting place and I love my job. I have always dreamed of traveling and teaching and at the moment I am doing both. This […]

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Christmas in Korea

Christmas in Korea

Tweet I have spent Christmas away from my immediate family before, but those years I always had my ex’s family to spend it with. So this was a new experience for me. I am thousands of miles away from home and spent my first Christmas with no family around. I wasn’t sure how it would […]

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Christmas is Coming Soon

Christmas is Coming Soon

Tweet Christmas is less than 3 days away, and it really doesn’t seem like it. There are very little decorations here in Korea aside from the random Santa in a small shop or a few decorations at large department stores. I can picture all the lights and decorations around town back home. I saw pictues […]

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A Nice Surprise

A Nice Surprise

Tweet I got a surprise in the mail today. My parents sent me a package, or a parcel as the Brits at work call it. I really wasn’t expecting anything, and honestly it doesn’t matter what is in it. Sometimes it’s just nice to know that someone is thinking of you even though you might […]

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40 by 40

Tweet So I have been thinking about this for some time, and I have seen other similar things on other blogs/sites I read. I feel like I not really wasted my 20’s but more so maybe that I didn’t get all I could have out of it. Maybe that is part of the reason I […]

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A Korean Wedding

A Korean Wedding

Tweet So last night I had the opportunity to attend a Korean wedding. After talking to someone from work about what Korean weddings were like, I was very excited to be going. I mean what are the chances I have the chance to attend a Korean wedding again? So yesterday morning I set out downtown […]

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