Jack o’ Lanterns!
Teaching

Jack o’ Lanterns!

Our first Halloween in Korea was very fun. Alli and I taught lessons about the spooky holiday in our classrooms, had our 9th annual edition of “Fright Night” (a night where we serve food and drinks and watch a double feature of scary movies), went out to the clubs in Seoul dressed in costumes, and … Continue reading

Kimchi day!
Cheorwon / Eating

Kimchi day!

In Korea, many people take one day out of the year to make their kimchi, a traditional fermented vegetable dish, for the entire year ahead. As kimchi is generally served with every meal, you can imagine the large-scale undertaking this ensues. When I asked my co-teacher Jenny about her weekend plans, she told me that … Continue reading