Year 2 Bloggerversary & The People I’ve Met This Past Year

Without warning or even an an iPhone calendar alert it is already the end of March and Yeppunshikan’s 2nd year.  First, I would like to thank any followers who have been around from the beginning. Second, I would like to welcome any new/ recent fellow subscribers who have just started reading some of my latest…

Healthy Living (건강한 살기) – Part 4

How do you strive to be healthy with long-term ailments you face?  Back once more to discuss health as the year progresses I would like to talk about how I have been maintaining a healthy life focus ‘now in the present’ to improve health ailments I also face. As we all age in life our…

Family Migration(가족 이주)

Often on my mind as well as those with scattered relatives I wonder why families choose to migrate.  Sometimes for better livelihoods, sometimes for more freedoms, and very often in pursuit of one’s dreams for themselves or for one’s family.  Family migrations have been apart of human history since our nomadic days.  But can one…

Healthy Living (건강한 살기) – Part 2

Are you healthy where you live? A few days ago after the celebration of Buddha’s birthday in South Korea there was a major yellow dust storm that enveloped most if not all of the Korean Peninsula(* from the west to east coast).  In conversations with my expat friends, my boyfriend, and fellow Koreans I know…

103rd Blog Post & Yeppunshikan’s Bloggerversary

Yay! Hello Readers, Words can not express how surprised I am to have published 100+ blog posts and to also have reached the 1st bloggerversary for Yeppunshikan (ノ◕ヮ◕)ノ*:・゚✧ I would like to make a toast to all of my readers/subscribers/ visitors/ old friends/ new friends/ etc who have been actively following Yeppunshikan during its first…

Favorite Time of The Year (올해의 가장 좋아하는 시간)

With winter just a few weeks away I can’t help, but feel excited about the end of the year. For one thing, with the end of the year comes two of the year’s biggest holidays, at least for the majority of Western countries who nationally recognize December 25th and December 31st as reserved days for…

Speaking Korean in America (미국에서 한국어를 말하기)

How many of you speak a second language not native to your home or present country of residence? This is a snippet of my daily life.  Since I’ve been back state-side I’ve been trying to upkeep my Korean language skills not only in convos and vid-chats with my BF and Korean friends, but also in…

Flight Hunting (비행기 헌팅)

How many times have you ever tried to find the perfect flight & felt a little dismayed by the layover hours keeping you from your final destination? This is my present situation. Currently, I’ve been neck-deep in flight hunting for winter break vacation. My destination is Korea, with open possibility to spend some time country-hopping….

Marrying Age between International Couples (국제커플 결혼의나이)

In continuation of age gap influences in international couples I would like to continue the discussion on what are some age related influences between international couples. For many international couples with varying age gaps marriage is quite often introduced or discussed during the beginning stages of the relationship. Sticking to the same focus on foreign…