I love September! As you might possibly imagine, being a Nerdy Girl and all, I always loved going back to school: *cue grandpa voice* “Back in my day, we didn’t start school until the day after Labor Day.” Also, September heralds a return to cooler weather, cozy sweaters, and pumpkin spice EVERYTHING. This September is my first in… Continue reading Happy September, y’all!
This morning, ok, let’s be honest – this afternoon – I was making breakfast. I don’t have much to choose from in my larder – I need to go grocery shopping in a bad way. The only thing on the menu this morning was an Egg Sandwich. I scrounged together my last two slices of… Continue reading Always Look at the Bright Side of Life *whistle whistle*
Howdy y’all! As ever, I’m behind and have so much to catch up on – but I’ve not forgotten! I’m always asked about the school lunch. They got boring and repetitive, so I stopped posting. I also didn’t have anything nice to say about them. But, for those die hard lunch plate fans, here are… Continue reading 1 cook, 2 lunches; radically different.
OMG – I can’t believe that it’s already been two months since I last posted! I’ve been keeping busy, I guess! lol. Well, I’ll catch up eventually, but for now, let’s fast forward to the baseball game I went to yesterday! Having grown up in a house with two little brothers who played baseball and… Continue reading Hey Batter Batter!
A couple of weeks ago, I visited the Korean Folk Village in Yongin, not far from Suwon. This is a sort of cultural theme park which highlights old-style Korean living in the Folk style. lol. There, I saw: Equestrian Arts demonstrations (sorry for the photo quality – the throng was quite great!) Tightrope walking? Silk… Continue reading Korean Folk Village
I never thought I’d ever be able to say that I liked anything having to do with Spam…well, that day has come, my friend. I went to Homestead Coffee today and brunched on this honest looking Cheese Melt. I was surprised to find that it had a spicy sauce and Spam on it – and… Continue reading Spam, Spam, Spam….
I’ve been here almost 3 months, yet I’m still always surprised at the way meat and fish is served in this country. Everything always has bones in it – even the fish served at school. If you look carefully at the remaining fish on my plate, you’ll even see a fin still attached! Those who… Continue reading How Finny….