Tag Archives: Korea

Holt Guest House, “Family Room” (#405)

We traveled to Seoul in late November/early December 2013 and had the opportunity to stay at the Holt guest house for a week.  We had 4 people in our party, 2 adults (my husband and me) and our young children … Continue reading

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Traveling with Small Humans

When we first started telling people we were going to Korea on vacation for 2 1/2 weeks, one of the first questions many asked was:  “Are you bringing the kids?” or “All of you???”  When we said, “Yes!”  we were … Continue reading

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Dongdaemun (East Gate Market, 동대문시장)

We venture to Dongdaemun one of the days on our trip to Korea.  A dear Korean friend who had just moved back to Suwon just outside of Seoul was our guide. We bought comforters, matching pillowcases, and the pads (thin … Continue reading

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Josh Kelley – Naleigh Moon

Love this video!  Love this song!  

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Article: “Last Member of Holt Dynasty Lives Up To Name”

There was a lovely article in The Korea Herald today about Molly Holt who has served orphaned children through her work in Korea at the Ilsan Center for 55 years.  It was my pleasure to meet Molly Holt earlier this … Continue reading

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The Korea Times: Adoption and Baby-related Korean Vocabulary

The Korea Times has a section online that is devoted to Korean language learning: http://koreatimes.co.kr/www/news/art/art_list.asp?categoryCode=273 Here are a few of the topics related to adoptions and babies that might be of interest to people learning Korean and wanting to pick … Continue reading

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Korean Culture: Family in Korea

Courtesy of Mrs. Lee: * 한국의 가족 Family in Korea When you ask Koreans, “How many people are there in your family?, they can’t answer the question easily. This is because they are not sure whether they should include only people … Continue reading

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