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 ...

“The Wire” – My Wire – Charles Carryout

Monday, February 9th, 2009

so i'm a big fan of this show called The Wire. I've only finished seasons 1 and 2. But I'm hooked! I'm curious as to why it only lasted 5 seasons, but perhaps the remaining 3 aren't as good. In any case, this is a great show. For those of ...

Papercraft: Lone Wolf and Cub

Friday, January 30th, 2009

I like to papercraft. It's basically taking paper, cutting it and then putting it together to make something. At bare minimum, you just need a printer, paper, and scissors. I usually use a cutting mat, steel rulers, an exact-o knife and some paper glue. In this case it's Lone Wolf and ...

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 – day7 – LotteWorld

Sunday, April 13th, 2008

as i noted in the previous post, we took my cousin's kids to Lotte World. first let me explain what Lotte World is. it's an amusement park inside and extremely large mall. (the mall of america also has some "theme parks" but I've never been, so i don't know what ...

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 ...