• Busan
  • The Life of a Korean Kindergartener

    Alphabet Kids

    I thought teaching at a Kindergarten would essentially make me a glorified babysitter. You know, endless amounts of arts and crafts, singing, playing, and maybe every once in a while, a little bit of the ABCs. I had no idea that my Kindergarteners’ schedules would be busier and more intense than mine was at age […]

  • Busan
  • A New Job and a New City

    My class :)

    If you asked me 6 months ago whether or not I was going to stay another year in Korea, I would’ve said there was maybe POSSSSSSIBLY a 2% chance. Well okay, I probably would’ve made an obscene, sarcastic remark that involved multiple F-bombs – but you know, along the same lines as “2%”. So it […]

  • Teaching English
  • I AM the Mother of Dragons

    Dinosaur Illusion

    The most simple, yet most AMAZING thing EVER: All I did last week: made these awesome dinosaur/dragon illusions for winter camp with hundreds of little kiddies. #motherofdragons #khaleesi A video posted by Kirsten | First For Everything (@kirstenjoelle) on Jan 13, 2014 at 12:31am PST (Excuse my obnoxious voice) I mentioned in my last post […]