3 Months Left in Korea

Its hard to believe that I’m down to my final 3 months in South Korea.  The last 3 years have had plenty of ups and downs with countless adventures in between.  As my final weeks dwindle away I feel very much the same as I did sitting home in America waiting to come to Korea. Read More …

“It takes a noble man to plant a seed for a tree that will some day give shade to people he may never meet.”

“It takes a noble man to plant a seed for a tree that will some day give shade to people he may never meet.” – D. Elton Trueblood This quote resonates with every inch of my teaching soul.  Fortunately, I get to see many of my seeds grow into saplings, although it is unlikely that Read More …

2014 will be a big year

2014 is a big year for me. Frankly, every year is a big year but seeing as how this one is immediately upon us I think it’s the most important. For the first time in my life I will be waking up in a foreign country on New Year’s Day. A few days later I’ll Read More …

A new found sense of wonder for Dinovember

“in the age of iPads and Netflix, we don’t want our kids to lose their sense of wonder and imagination. In a time when the answers to all the world’s questions are a web-search away, we want our kids to experience a little mystery. All it takes is some time and energy, creativity, and a Read More …

Cynical quotes about a modern world

“Life is what happens while you’re looking at your smartphone.” Check out these illustrations. My favorites are the above link & “Please like me.” Smartphones are great tools and can make boring commutes go quicker but there is so much more out there. Pick your head up and go live your life!  Before smartphones you Read More …