NSLI-Y Korean Year 2014-2015 Christmas Party

To get the mushy emotional stuff over with, on Christmas Eve, 2014, we gathered in a hostel to celebrate the Christmas spirit together. Originally, our program had planned a simple Christmas dinner, but a few of us felt that if we could all hang out, watch Christmas movies, eat cookies, and have a sleepover, our […]

Chuseok Experience

So. Much. Food. We left early Monday morning since it was about an hour drive to my host dad’s relatives’ house in Seoul. When we got there, we pretty much ate breakfast right away (pictured above. Yes, that is breakfast.), but we also sat in a circle and prayed before eating. There were two girls […]