Homesickness and Nostalgia

When I think about the homesickness I sometimes feel, it almost always is rooted in a deep nostalgia. "Nostalgia is dangerous." That was the topic of a lesson in my expository writing class my senior year of college. And in many ways that is true, but I've always been one to romanticize the years of…


Life in Jinju: Vegetarian-Friendly Restaurants

Some nights, you just don't want to cook. It's been a long week and you haven't made it to the grocery store, so your pantry is sparse. I think we've all been there. But what happens when you're a vegetarian and most restaurants near you don't have meat free options? Or when it's difficult to…

Vegetarian Kitchen

Vegetarian in Korea: What I Keep in my Kitchen

Christine in Korea is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to Being vegetarian in Korea means that I cook a lot. While a lot of expats go out to eat pretty regularly…