Tag Archives: Ottawa

The Perks of Living in Ottawa

I have been back in Canada for a little over a year now, and while I am still unconvinced that Ottawa is actually a city (it’s more like a big, friendly town), there are definitely some perks to living here. … Continue reading

Posted in Canada, Korea, Korean schools, Life, Uncategorized | Tagged | Leave a comment

Not as boring as I thought…

I love Ottawa.  I love living in Ottawa.  It’s a great place but I hesitate to call it a city.  The word ‘city’ brings to mind places like New York, London, and Tokyo.  Big, bustling, gritty, and busy 24 hours … Continue reading

Posted in Canada, fireworks, Life, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Spring has sprung, the grass is riz, my what a lot of poop there is!

In my mind, the word ‘spring’ conjures images of cherry blossoms, and tulips.  Of not wearing my long underwear every day, and being able to shower without fear of catching pneumonia.  Of blue skies, pussy willows, and green grass. Spring … Continue reading

Posted in Canada, Life, Travel, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

Of Turkeys and Storm Troopers

During this Thanksgiving long weekend, I thought I would do something to re-introduce myself to the culture of the Great White North.  After so many years away, I was in need of a brief refresher, and what better weekend to … Continue reading

Posted in Life, Museums, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments