Monthly Archive: January, 2007

Reasons Korea is great #85-88

Okay, so I haven’t necessarily listed reasons #1-84, just go with me. Reason #85: going to the doctor. I rarely go to the doctor, so I don’t have the national health insurance (1.5%… Continue reading

Hold the ice cream, please

Yesterday, I went into “the city” to meet an old friend I haven’t seen in a few years. She lives in an upscale area (just a few blocks from Hooters) so we went… Continue reading

INSIDE JoongAng Daily

INSIDE JoongAng Daily: “Ceremonials” Children learning the traditions of tea at the Yongin, Gyeonggi province, city government’s manners training center yesterday. [NEWSIS] CeremonialsJanuary 23, 2007 This is from the English language newspaper I… Continue reading

Lost in Translation- Hooters Korea

Late last week, US domination made it’s latest blow by opening a Hooters, in one of the most upscale neighborhoods in Korea. As the newspaper critic pointed out, this is roughly equivalent to… Continue reading

Happy Sunday

This was my view today (Sunday): No time for rest as long as there is one square meter of undeveloped land, I suppose. In the next few days, I should know what the… Continue reading

Happy Friday!

I love Fridays– I have the whole weekend stretching out before me. So much opportunity. What will I do with all that free time? Well, okay, about three out of four weekends, the… Continue reading

Waders close up

Waders close up Originally uploaded by waegoogin. Here is the close up that was supposed to be published with the pattern. Some people had trouble seeing the details in the other photo. Sorry… Continue reading

Thank you, thank you very much (I am verklempt)

I am overwhelmed by the many people who have emailed me about the Waders socks. I don’t think they are going to give Jaywalkers a run for their money, but it’s very flattering.… Continue reading

Mission Possible

Yes, wasting no time with their New Year’s resolution, the fair city of Bundang finished razing the trees outside my window a few days ago. So, in about two weeks I’ve gone from… Continue reading

Waders Clarification

I received an email about the Waders pattern and I thought I would share the questions and answers, in case anyone else was having the same issues. First, the abbreviations in the pattern.… Continue reading