korea – day 11 – final day in korea

Monday, March 22nd, 2010

over a year after the last post. this concludes the korea trip recount.  it has been nearly 2 years since we've gone to korea.  if we ever make it back to korea, i wonder how long those posts will take me. our last day in korea was bittersweet. i was looking ...

korea – day 10 – Gumi, Kimcheon, and NamDaeMoon

Thursday, March 12th, 2009

As I mentioned in the previous korea post, I MUST FINISH THIS. After the trip to GyeongJu, we spent the night at my uncle's home in Gumi. image removed It's a small and modest house in what most of us would consider a very rural area. this is where my dad's family's land ...

Pregnancy – First Trimester

Thursday, February 26th, 2009

Some people have asked how my pregnancy has been going. Well, it's been going. It's been both great and very bad at times. Here I'll share mainly about my first trimester. Joseph and I figured out around the annual Vision retreat that I might be pregnant. I'm fairly regular, but my ...

25 random things

Friday, February 13th, 2009

this seems to be a facebook thing, but i dont' like things that are only permanent in facebook. facebook will one day fade away like myspace and xanga. i hope agapeshack never fades. 1. joseph and i were married on july 26, 2003. i was 23. the next day i turned ...

korea – day 9 – GyeongJu

Thursday, October 9th, 2008

i am embarassed, but i MUST complete this series. day9 of our korea trip was a trip to GyeongJu.  Joseph had read in the travel books about this place as the place to go to see Cherry Blossoms in korea. I briefly mentioned it to my uncle and next thing you ...

korea – day 8 – DMZ and War Memorial

Friday, May 2nd, 2008

sorry for the lateness. i've just been lazy. these posts take a lot of effort (cos they're wordy) and planning (because i don't want to inundate you with too many pictures) image removed joseph and i started planning the trip to the dmz before we left for korea. at first i was ...

korea – day5 – Seoul City and National Museum

Monday, April 7th, 2008

my posts seem to get longer and longer, but only because we're doing more and more in korea. during the reprimand from the other day (re: day4 post) my cousin mentioned a tour bus that runs through seoul called "seoul city tour" they've got 4 different tours. palace, downtown, night and convention ...

korea – day3 – korean folk village

Saturday, April 5th, 2008

one of my favorite places to visit as a kid was minseokchun (korean folk village). for the americans the closest analogy would be... korean version of williamsburg colonial village. it's also where they taped various korean period tv shows like "daejanggeum". image removed it doesn't sound very exciting. why would this be ...

korea – day2 – orientation

Friday, April 4th, 2008

day 2 was really our first day in korea, and it was really about orientation. relearning where things were like bus stops and the exchange rate. thankfully we bank with an international bank and my aunt also uses the same bank we do. my aunt drives us to this building that ...

korea – day1 – travel day

Thursday, April 3rd, 2008

we're at my aunt's in bundang and i'm a little late in posting but thats ok, i don't care. this is about me, and not you =P technically day 1 was not in korea.. but rather getting to korea. it was still fun. i didn't sleep at all during the first ...