Bethany: The Inevitable Body Dialogue Every Expat has with Korea

Jun 19

Bethany:  The Inevitable Body Dialogue Every Expat has with Korea

There are a million posts from Western bloggers in Korea about the standards for attractive bodies in the supa-thin SK.  I’ve read a lot of them because it’s a one of those cultural shocks that I didn’t expect to hit me.  I’m thin.  When I’m off meds, I’m very thin.  I always have the kids poke at or even pinch the fat around my...

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Bethany: Princess B reigns the Blogdom again. Orders peasants to read.

Jun 19

Bethany: Princess B reigns the Blogdom again.  Orders peasants to read.

Okay, okay, gimme a break.  I know it’s been forever.  The excuses aren’t that interesting.  Just a lot of catching up at school and either taking walks after dinner to regain my strength or falling straight to sleep.  We haven’t exactly caught World Cup fever like the rest of the planet.  We skipped Korea’s first game to go watch A-team.  I...

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