Girl’s Trip to Seoul!

A few weekends ago, my friend Amber and I visited Seoul, stayed the night, and had a great time enjoying a lot of big-city activities we don’t usually get to. We planned it a few weeks in advance and it was a nice summer getaway. Thankfully, even though it was during rainy season and we […]

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Christmas.

So it is now Christmas Eve in Japan. I am sitting at my middle school. Why? We didn’t have classes today, but we had closing ceremonies so I had to come and watch. There wasn’t much to it, the teachers yelled at the kids to work harder, be more respectful, etc. And then the new […]

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Christmas.

So it is now Christmas Eve in Japan. I am sitting at my middle school. Why? We didn’t have classes today, but we had closing ceremonies so I had to come and watch. There wasn’t much to it, the teachers yelled at the kids to work harder, be more respectful, etc. And then the new […]

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Debates.

Today I woke up early on this fine-weathered Saturday morning and judged a debate contest! These students speak English so well, but even the ones who were lacking in English could debate with the best of them! I was so inspired and it was invigorating to watch such a nice competition and be a part […]

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