Cultural Musings · Korea

Korean Culture 101 Episode 2

I have been slacking with the blogs lately, sorry folks.  Theoretically, now that I am unemployed I should have more time on my hands but this week was not the case.   In my effort to meet some new people here and get more involved on base I attended my first Osan Enlisted Spouses Club meeting… Continue reading Korean Culture 101 Episode 2

Crafts · Etsy · Groups · Sewing · Swaps

Slacking lately…

I haven’t been in the mood to write this week, on either of my blogs.  But here are a few things that have been making me happy this week: A package from Ambika.  She chose perfect yarn and fabrics for me, I loved everything in the package! There were beautiful skeins of Cascade Wool, great… Continue reading Slacking lately…

Go Here, I say! · Korea · Seoul · Shopping · Teaching

Long time no post…

It’s been a while since my last post and I have a lot to report. I finally quit my job!   He chocked it up to cultural differences, whatever the case I don’t have to work anymore.  Now I have to stop spending money to make up for the lack of a second income. Next order… Continue reading Long time no post…

Gifts · Groups · Sewing

IT'S FINISHED (followed by maniacal laughter)

I can’t believe it but I actually finished the Amy Butler Ultimate Arts & Crafts Tote for my International Tote Exchange III partner tonight.  The bag probably took a total of 15 or so hours with all the cutting and piecing but it was SOOO worth it.  If I had another 15 hours of free… Continue reading IT'S FINISHED (followed by maniacal laughter)

Crafts · Gifts · Korea · Photos · Recipes

Rainy Day = Happy Things

I feel lazy today despite my venture through the rain to the supermarket. But there are lots of things making me happy today: Homemade Banana Pancakes A little backpack I made my friend’s son using this pattern. A smocket and taggie combo I made for a friend’s daughter’s 1st birthday. Artwork at Ssamzie Market in… Continue reading Rainy Day = Happy Things