Talks: Being on the Out

I think that’s something that’s always going to bother me about living in South Korea.  No matter how long I’ve lived here, no matter how well I speak Korean, or how well I acclimate to the culture that I will always be an outsider.  I’ve read about how micro-aggressions work and, while some people discount those…

Making Kimchi

Making kimchi with my in-laws. {김장) It’s tradition to make kimchi with most of one’s (female) relatives during this time of year. Depending on how big one’s family is and if anyone owns a restaurant, it can take several hours! I walked in to the kitchen and there were three huge baskets piled high with…