Tour My South Korean Dorm!

Last summer I spent four weeks living in a dorm room at Dongguk University in Seoul, South Korea! I should mention that I was 28 in this video and have had my own apartment since I was 18, so this was a bit of a shock for me! I apologize if I sound a bit snooty in the video but I was really having a hard time adjusting.

If you are planning on staying at this university, I highly recommend getting a mattress pad! The mattress was so hard that I would lose feeling in my legs and arms because it would push on my nerves. I ended up sleeping on my blankets and pillows to keep my hips and ribs from getting bruises!

If you have any questions about my experience, please feel free to ask!






Get Up and Get Out!

For a total of 912 days, 21,888 hours, and countless minutes my couch and I have gotten to know each other on a very intimate level. We cried together, got frustrated together, shifted through pages of data, and put 130 pages together that earned me a Master’s degree. I put myself on the back-burner in those two and a half years I was in grad school. Well, actually, I put myself on this couch! From the moment I came home from work at 5 p.m. it was me and this couch until 10 p.m. Then on the weekends we were together from sun-up to sun-down. Continue reading