It’s All About the Kimichi – Always Uttori Book Review

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The Kimchi Cookbook Kimchi. It’s having a moment here in America, but in Korea, it’s a beloved dish that has been a part of daily life in the country for thousands of years, having been first mentioned in The Chapter of Dongyi, in the Book of Wei, the Record of the Three Kingdoms, along with its primary flavoring spice, gochugaru. In its … Read More

Summer on Deck

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Deck Days Feature Picture

One of my favorite things to do in the summer is sit on my deck and get some Vitamin D. This is especially important in Minnesota where the winters are long, and the sun is scarce. Unfortunately, I am allergic to the sun. It’s true. I get rashes if I don’t apply sunscreen before going out into the sun. I’ve … Read More

INTJ Fashion – A Walk in Savannah

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Romeo & Juliet A-Line Couture

  A Walk in Savannah This dress could be called, “A Walk in Savannah.” I wore the dress on a recent, and very busy, trip to Savannah, Georgia. The photo was taken during the hottest part of the day (a no-no, I know-know). Savannah is a city of contrasts. The oldest city in Georgia, it is a city filled with echoes … Read More

10 Reasons an INTJ loves Korean Dramas: Part 2

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10 reasons an INTJ loves Korean dramas: Part 2.

Back at it with the final five reasons I love K-Dramas. If you missed part one, you can check it out here! Innocence It’s always jarring to me when I switch over from my Xbox (after watching Viki) to American TV. It seems like half the shows on American TV are every iteration of crime or medical dramas, while the … Read More

Martha’s Vineyard

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This outfit is a throwback Thursday.  A couple of years ago, I spent the summer in Boston attending a post-graduate summer program. As part of the educational experience, the program offered day trips to different areas on the east coast. This particular trip was to Martha’s Vineyard. After exploring the town, complete with a fresh-caught lobster for lunch, my roommate … Read More