Cherry Blossoms! April 12th 2012 I'm not sick anymore! Woohooo! I've been going out and doing stuff and now I actually have something to write about on this blog. For starters, the Korean medicine seems to be the winner. After I made tea with the ginger roots and balloon flower buds the music teacher gave me, I magically felt better the next day. I don't know if it was just the illness running its course, or if it was ... read more
Asia » South Korea Korea was an independent kingdom under Chinese suzerainty for most of the past millennium. Following its victory in the Russo-Japanese War in 1905, Japan occupied Korea; five years later it formally annexed the entire peninsula. After World War II, a... ... read more
My name is Jennifer and I'm from Austin, TX.
This is a blog that I'm using to record some of the adventures (and misadventures) had while living and teaching here in South Korea for one year.
This blogs talks about a range of things, from new foods to cultural differences and fun facts about Korean history.
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