South Korea – Part 2

Wednesday night Sarah and I went down into the Yeonhui-Dong neighborhood and find a Thai place that teachers had recommended. What she didn’t realize was that there were two and the one that we ended up at was a noodle/soup house. So the only thing I was interested in having was Som Tom, which was […]

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South Korea – Part 1

So for my October break, I headed over to South Korea to see my friend Sarah and her son Theo. The flight was an overnight out of Moscow which was good and bad. Good because I managed to catch up on 4 movies, bad because I can’t seem to sleep on planes ever! I envy […]

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Being Home

Sometimes coming home comes with unexpected adventures all of their own! My coming home adventure began with an uneventful flight home, an eye doctors appointment and a hair cut. And of course my first Mexican¬†food meal of the day!¬† And a Pineapple Milkshare from Mensis!     The real adventure followed soon after when I […]

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Enjoying the Sun in Moscow

Saturday, May 6th was a great day to head out and enjoy the sun. I got a message from Josie that she was going out for a walk but didn’t see it until she and Geoff had already gotten to the gate. So I rushed out of the house to meet them for a walk. […]

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Giselle at the Bolshoi

My first experience at the Bolshoi happened on February 18th, right before our February break. Josie and I went to see Giselle. First let me tell you that the Bolshoi did not disappoint. It is an unbelievably stunning theater on the inside. Secondly the dancers did not disappoint. They were fantastic and I am glad […]

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Krakow and Food!

So unintentionally my trip to Krakow became a bit of a food fest! It started out with a wonderful Italian at La Campana. I had Carbonara because I was craving some good pasta! I found this online but I wasn’t sure about the review so I went to the front desk and asked about a […]

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