My “Uncle” Peter

Uncle Peter reminds me a lot of my Mother. They were both born in the mid 1940’s and they both had to really work hard to earn their money and status. The difference between them is that Peter is sane and happy. It has been a lot of fun getting to know him. Slowly ourContinue reading “My “Uncle” Peter”

NC Chinese Lantern Festival

Another activity we have participated in the past and revisited this year is the Chinese Lantern Festival at Koka Booth Amphitheater in Cary, NC. It was sold out this year as many families tried to find outdoor activities that were less risky with COVID lurking around. It was too busy for my taste but weContinue reading “NC Chinese Lantern Festival”

Teaching Koreans English

Sometimes a person comes into your life and kicks you in the pants and you do things that you have always thought of but never got around to. I have had many of those moments. JoAnne came into my life in college and said, “Stop cowing to everyone and make YOU happy for once!” SheContinue reading “Teaching Koreans English”

Taking A Break From Meat

Did you know there are many levels of vegetarianism? Depending on the diet, it can be very restrictive or pretty flexible. The US is such a wealthy nation many of us can choose what to eat and what not to eat. Omnivore, Carnivore, Vegetarian, Vegan, Lacto Vegetarian, Ovo Vegetarian, Lacto Ovo Vegetarian, Pollotarian, Flexitarian, PescatarianContinue reading “Taking A Break From Meat”

Is Yoga A Religion Or Exercise?

When you say yoga people react differently. The group that uses it as a form of exercise or meditation will tell you that it has nothing to do with their religion. It is simply a modern form of hatha yoga focused on stress relief and physical relaxation. Some Christians will remind you that it stemsContinue reading “Is Yoga A Religion Or Exercise?”

Girls’ Getaway To The Beach!

I love my younger sister SO MUCH. She is one of my favorite people. She is an amazing person and I love being around her. She has a demanding career and the pandemic has been very taxing on her. Even though my least favorite time to go to the beach is in July – I’mContinue reading “Girls’ Getaway To The Beach!”

Korean Barbecue

There are a ton of great Korean dishes but the one that always impresses newcomers to this Asian cuisine is Korean Barbecue. Today, my friend and “mentor”, Mr. Seoung asked to meet my family so we made a reservation at Seol Grille restaurant in Cary to share a meal together. https://www.yelp.com/biz/seol-grille-cary-3 Mr. Seoung and IContinue reading “Korean Barbecue”