Category Archives: Food

Still In Chiang Mai (But I’m Alive!)

I finally gave in. I happily said goodbye to my $4 per night hostel in exchange for a hotel with a private room. I was tired of waking up in the middle of the night covered in sweat, then groggily stumbling … Continue reading

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Chillin’ Out Maxin’ Relaxin’ All Cool

Sometimes I crack myself up with my blog titles and this title is certainly no exception. If you get the reference, then you definitely grew up in the ’90s. It’s almost been a full week since I landed in Chiang … Continue reading

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You Can Always Sleep Later

I’m exhausted. The kind of exhausted where I fall asleep during a 3-minute train ride, where my eyes are so heavy that I’m unsure if I’ll have the energy to get up to brush my teeth, where thoughts of a … Continue reading

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I Thought A Thought

Since I’m traveling by myself, I have a lot of time to think about life, love, family, and any other random thought that inevitably comes to mind. Here’s a small taste what it’s like to be in my head. Take … Continue reading

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4 Reasons Why Day Drinking Is a Great Idea

As much as you might hate to admit it, at one point in your life, you have probably engaged in some form of day drinking. Whether it be pre-gaming before a big football game, drinking to get rid of last … Continue reading

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If You’re Single and You Know It… Eat Some Pepero

It’s a special day here in Korea because it’s November 11th, also known as “Pepero Day (빼빼로데이)”. People eat Pepero Sticks on this day to become taller and thinner because Pepero sticks are tall, thin, and so delicious. Really, this … Continue reading

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You Want Some Kimchi With That Kimchi?

WARNING: There are graphic images in this post.  If you are sensitive to said images (Mom, I’m talking to you), I do not recommend reading this post while eating or right before you plan on eating. Before I embarked on … Continue reading

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Lunch With Yohi

As a last-minute effort to improve my Korean, I have been meeting with a Korean girl named Yohi.  She’s been living in China for about 8 years with her mother and father, and will go back to Korea next year.  … Continue reading

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Missed Appointment

One of the sweetest students in class 5 invited me out to lunch about three weeks ago.  Not feeling well, I declined but promised that we’d go the next week.  Then today after class, he ran after me and said, … Continue reading

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Happy Fruit

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