Daejeon Cafe: Kafé Wave // 카페 웨이브

Daejeon Cafe: Kafé Wave // 카페 웨이브   This is a cafe that I've actually been going to for a long time now. Located in Galmadong, Kafé Wave is a surf/vintage inspired coffee shop that offers a more chilled unpretentious vibe than a lot "pretty" cafe's in Korea. Plus the drinks are really good. One…

Story Time: My Korean Hospital Experience

Story Time: My Korean Hospital Experience   This is the story of the time I found myself waking up to a nurse telling me that I was having an allergic reaction in the middle of a procedure I was supposed to have slept through. In Korea. At the time it was just as horrifying as…

September Update: Mom Comes to Korea!

September Update: Mom Comes to Korea!   Brace yourselves ladies and gentlemen this is going to be a long one. September was eventful to say the least. In the beginning of the month at school I was enjoying the accidental success of a particular lesson for my grade one classes that I expected to flop…

July Update: English Camp and Birthday Fun

Apart from celebrating my birthday and starting English Camp, July was entirely uneventful. The beginning of the month at school was all coming up with ways to entertain the students because we were effectively just babysitting them for two weeks after they finished their exams but hadn't started summer vacation yet. My birthday was the…

June Update: Pretty Sunsets and The AC Scare

June has been a good one. I feel like last year at this time we were already well into the worst of the dead summer heat. But as of Wednesday rainy season has officially began and I still feel like we haven't gotten to the worst of the heat yet. (Except that my school still…