Bethany: Milk, Honey, and Potato Schnapps

Jan 23

Bethany: Milk, Honey, and Potato Schnapps

Two month break from blogging.  For shame.  I haven’t had much to say, or rather I’ve probably had too much to say, but not a clear enough head to say it.  Anyway, we owe you updates. December:  We went home to Arkansas.  It was only for a week, and it was strange.   We were rushed from person to person, exhausted and jet lagged, and I wasn’t sure...

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Adam: A New Year

Jan 09

Adam: A New Year

The year of 2010 has come and gone. It was Bethany and my first year of married life together. Most people spend this time getting to know one another in their new house or apartment, unpacking the seven toasters they received at their wedding, realizing that roommates who you sleep in the same bed with can be a new experience. However, we spent our first year in...

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Bethany: Thanksgiving in Busan

Nov 28

Bethany: Thanksgiving in Busan

So we’re a little bit on edge this morning.  It’s been a while since we’ve blogged, and it’s not that we’ve been super busy.  I’ve actually felt a lot of free time this week.  However, we’ve been freaking ourselves out by reading the news all week.  On Tuesday, North Korea caused some damage on the  South Korean island of...

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Adam: The North vs. The South. Not the Yankees and the Rebels.

Nov 24

Adam: The North vs. The South. Not the Yankees and the Rebels.

When we originally told people that we were moving to Korea, you automatically knew what they were thinking. “Don’t do it! North Korea is crazy.” I think most people thought we were moving to North Korea. Even though we didn’t, we’re really, really close to it. The close proximity is forgotten all too often by both foreigners and and...

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Adam: It Can’t Buy Me…

Nov 15

Adam: It Can’t Buy Me…

I do a lot of reflecting when I write. It seems to stem from a lack of assuring myself that what I’m doing is what I should be doing. Did we make the right decision to come over to teach English to children who do not even know the meaning of that word? Should we have just stayed home and got in the race alongside everyone else? Are we doing the right thing?...

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