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Teaching at a Language School

I jumped into another adventure. They caught me in a moment of weakness, and I said yes.  Haha. For the next school year, I will be teaching beginning Korean to 1st, 2nd, and 3rd graders on Saturday mornings at the Peninsula Hanaro Korean School. Did I mention that I have never …

Dog grooming, anyone?

This is my dog Murphy.  He is a 1-1/2 year old Australian Labradoodle.  Isn’t he adorable?  🙂 As all poodle mix dog owners know, they need to be groomed often, which costs anywhere between $45 and $75 in this area.  And from previous experience, the dog often comes back from …

A letter to my Nikon

My dearest Nikon D600, You are a lovely camera.  Yes, it is true that I had some doubts about you in the beginning.  But that was only because I was still getting over my break-up with the Canon 7D… which was not a totally reasonable decision.  Its only fault was that it wasn’t a …

Starting an art and design club

I met with Julie on Thursday, February 27, 2014, for lunch.  Julie had invited another friend, Youngmi, to have lunch with us.  Julie and I had been meeting about once a month to learn photography together.  During our conversation, I casually mentioned my hope of someday starting a small group, …

Adobe Creative Cloud

so… I just ordered this book.  Two of them, in fact.  One for me and one as a gift for a friend who I will convince to learn with me. 😉  I’ve had the monthly subscription to Adobe Creative Cloud ever since they launched it, but I have not gotten …

Learning to Code

This is my new project. 🙂 As you can see, I’m learning to code!!!   I discovered Codecademy last week, and I’ve jumped right in.  It’s so much fun and exactly what I’ve been looking for!!  I’m almost half way through the first course (Web Fundamentals) already and can’t wait …