To begin with, I'm kind of embarrassed to say this.. but I never knew what baby swans looked like until I was reminded of this children's tale. So I looked it up on Google and found this: My first thoughts were, "Wow, they look so much like ducklings." And then I started thinking about a … Continue reading The Ugly Duckling
Hi everyone!! Happy 2020!! It's been a while. I guess a new year can be somewhat exciting for some people. Given that it's the beginning of the year and one might thing that it's a chance to begin again; to start over. Maybe for some people it's a way of escape, swiping clean everything that's … Continue reading After 3 whole years in Mexico…
Oh, how I wish I could say I passed the highest level of DELE. Still, I guess it counts as something right?! This was the most intense test I've ever taken in my life so far. Perhaps it was because I was expecting at least a short break in between the different sections of the … Continue reading I passed the DELE C1!
To be honest, it gets depressing from time to time. I try to stay off social media because most of my friends are either married or with kids. I want kids some day... I actually really love them and am pretty good with them. Sometimes I doubt myself and wonder if there's something wrong with … Continue reading Dear future husband,
So I came to Mexico almost three years ago. I feel like my "staying in a new country" limit has always been at the two year mark. The same thing happened when I was living in Korea. Although, I did enjoy my busy life back then. Perhaps it wasn't enough. Looking back at my life … Continue reading Where do I go from here?
Last Saturday, I went to a cute little cafe (Sra. Concha) filled with conchas and nothing but. If you don't know what a concha is.... It's seen right below 👇🏻 The only thing is that mine was filled with my favorite Mexican breakfast, chilaquiles!! To anyone who has never tried this yummylicious piece of heaven, … Continue reading Pan dulce 🍬
Almost three years ago, I came to Mexico because of a job offer I have received half-way through my last semester in college. The main reason was simple; I thought living in a Spanish-speaking country was the perfect way to improve my Spanish. Fast forwarding to the present and looking back, I have definitely learned … Continue reading Language Learning (Spanish)
I went to the doctor’s office yesterday because my ear has been swollen for five days now and nothing I was doing was making it better. Being that it is Mexico where I am living in, I showed up 1 minute after my appointment schedule which was for 7:30 PM. All rushing and flushing as … Continue reading 20190613 A Visit to the Doctor in Mexico
My name is Joy and I am the coreanita morenita mentioned in this website. I feel like I haven't written in years and it's been a while since I've been back on wordpress. I can say that it has definitely changed a ton! Hopefully, I'll get used to the new format in no time. Meanwhile, … Continue reading HELLO WORLD!