Category Archives: LifeStyle

B.C. in the R.O.K – The Mystery of Korean Birth Control Solved

Confused about birth control in Korea? Considering a PhD in Korean Mime just to get your annual ‘girly’ check up? Read this first!! Korea is extremely advanced in the world of medicine and technology (I even got a real time … Continue reading

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Global Conscience: Part 3 – Creating History

Living the ex-pat life in Korea provides many an entertaining lifestyle: endless parties, cheap booze, adventurous food, multicultural mingling … etc, etc, etc till the han-u cows come home for some beer soaked feed. BUT did you know that Korea … Continue reading

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Why The Face? The Korean alternative to ‘Summer Glow’

Why is it that your local cosmetic shop has a distinct lack of sun? You will find a million and one products in defiance of the sun (sunscreen, whitening cream, illuminator), and rarely will you find any sign of a … Continue reading

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Global Conscience – Part 2: The airing of the laundry

Got some pre-loved clothes you need to get rid of? Perhaps you’ve just cleaned out your wardrobe or maybe you’re getting ready to move back home. Either way, it seems a little wasteful and impractical to cram all those clothes … Continue reading

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Global conscience – Part 1: Feed bags

Once upon a time, I cared about … … my carbon footprint … … my responsibility to society … … never giving into ‘the man’ … Let’s face it, as soon as you land in another country, maintaining the integrity … Continue reading

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Life’s Latest Lemonade

It’s no secret that lifestyle adjustments had to be made when I moved to Korea. The language is different; the culinary norms are well outside of my comfort zone; and our accommodation is well and truly ‘economical’. After 2 ½ … Continue reading

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Just add 1/4 cup of LIFE CRISIS

For about 3 years now I’ve been surviving through my very own quarter life crisis. Towards the end of my degree I realized I no longer wanted to be a starving musician, living week to week, my whole self-worth based … Continue reading

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