Digital Nomad. Co-working. Co-living: Just what do these 21st Century Catch-phrases mean?

Technology has been a life game changer for some time.  But as we enter the 21st Century, its disruption into the way individuals work, live and play is – I believe – going to dramatically transform what my generation consider a typical job and a normal workplace.  The trend is in fact, already there, it […]

Attention Single Men: 10 Things to Avoid in your Dating App Pics and Profiles

Dating App Pics

Last night I accidentally stayed up several hours past my bedtime scrolling through the latest dating app I had installed on my iPhone.  It’s a mindless pastime.  Swipe left. Swipe left.  Swipe left.  Swipe left. Hum. Maybe. Swipe right.  And a depressing one too! At one point, all I could focus on was how incredibly horrible most […]

Jinhae Cherry Blossom Festival

I’ve been waiting for this week for 14 months. The precise magical moment in Spring when Korea’s cherry trees blossom.  I had read about Korea’s abundance of cherry blossoms and the accompanying festivals shortly after I decided to move here in February 2015.  For a decade, I had longed to see them in Japan, but was […]

10 Best Brunch Spots in Daegu

Brunch.  That one word conjures up a myriad of emotions and images.  Lazy Sundays.  Endless cups of coffee.  Long chats with friends.  Scrambled eggs.  Crispy bacon.  Freshly baked bread.  A leisurely weekend brunch is one of my guilty pleasures. So for the past nine months, I’ve been seeking out all the establishments in Daegu that […]