Welcome to Teaching Expat

January 8, 2010

Tweet I want to thank those who read my blog at A Man Nowhere, and I would like to welcome you to my new home at Teaching Expat.  I hope you will continue to read my blog. This blog will be about my life abroad and other random tidbits I feel like talking about.  I […]

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New Years Weekend

New Years Weekend

January 6, 2010

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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Snow Day!

Snow Day!

January 4, 2010

Tweet Well this weekend was really busy. From a New Years Eve, to a trip to Seoul, to a trip to a local temple I had a lot of fun. I am working on some posts about NYE and my long weekend, but first I wanted to share about the snow we had today. This […]

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2009 Is Coming to a Close

December 30, 2009

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

December 27, 2009

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

December 22, 2009

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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Cowboys or Cowgirls??

December 20, 2009

Tweet I can’t seem to figure this team out. For the past 10 years or so, Dallas has laid egg after egg in December. This horrible streak they are on then continues into the playoffs where they haven’t won a game in 13 years I think. So far they have lost 2 winnable games in […]

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Funny Sign

Funny Sign

December 17, 2009

Tweet I got this pic via email today, and thought it was great.

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My Students Make Me Laugh

December 16, 2009

Tweet So the other day in class my lower level kids were drawing Christmas pictures and coloring them when I noticed a new name on one of them. I walked up to her and asked if I had misspelled her name the whole time, knowing I hadn’t. She started laughing and grabbed her eraser. Her […]

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A Nice Surprise

A Nice Surprise

December 15, 2009

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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