books, current events, life in korea

Pediatric Dental Needs: Yonsei University Dental Hospital

When my Firstborn, LeRuof, was a toddler I used to bring him to a neighborhood dental clinic here in Dohwa-dong, Mapo-gu specializing in pediatric dentistry. It was not really pleasant for my little one. The clinic had a typical ppali-ppali (hurry) culture and it was absurdly expensive. Fortunately, the 2 boys acquired a positive attitude towards… Read More Pediatric Dental Needs: Yonsei University Dental Hospital

books, life in korea

Result of the Kumkang School Experience: Reading “The Aquariums of Pyongyang”

After our first Give-Back session with the kids of Kumkang School, the thought about North Korea and the children of the defectors from North Korea has stuck in my Firstborn’s mind. While we were browsing for some books to buy at the YP Bookstore in IFC Mall, he suddenly blurted out, “Mommy, you should read… Read More Result of the Kumkang School Experience: Reading “The Aquariums of Pyongyang”