Asian Fangirl, Hallayu Wave Fandom, Korean Drama Reviews

Foreign Setting in Descendants of the Sun

Descendants of the Sun 태양의 후예 k-drama review

Asian Fangirl, Hallayu Wave Fandom, Roulette of Memes

My Favorite… Top 6 Songs with Infinite Savor

Every 3 months or so I go search for new groups, new albums and new singles. Some loose their savor after a few months listening... and others stick with you no matter how many times you listen. Here are my top 5 infinite savor songs...

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Dishes from K-dramas I NEED // My Korean Food Bucket List

Have you ever read a book with food mentioned and found yourself craving exactly what they described...?! (GAH! Think Lara Jean's desserts, the noodles in Warcross or the mega-candy from the Harry Potter series!) Well the same thing happens in K-dramas!! Come check out the yummy food...

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Lunar New Year in South Korea and Asia

One of the things I love about culture is how different we are... South Koreans are quite open to many traditions from the West including ringing in the solar new year on New Year’s Eve like many others all around the world. BUT South Koreans also celebrate the new year according to their lunar calendar... And next Friday, February 16, 2018 is South Korea's official Lunar New Year of 2018. So come on in and learn about a unique holiday that is celebrated across Asia...

Discussions, Fantasy Fangirling, Hallayu Wave Fandom, Japanese Manga

Combating the Post-Fantasy Reading Blues

Fantasy series are lush and rich with details, characters and sprawling landscapes... once you get to the end of 500 pages of lusciousness you are worn out due to all the FEEELLLSSS and exciting action! The last thing you want to do is read another one... you need a palate cleanser (as I like to call them) to give yourself a change of pace before you head back in...

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The Families of Coffee Prince

Coffee Prince is a 2007 romantic comedy that epitomizes what everyone wants from a romantic comedy. A television show, even one from South Korea, is made up of two equally important parts: story and production. When these elements come together well we have a winner and when they don't we adjust our expectations accordingly. I'm here to… Continue reading The Families of Coffee Prince

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K-drama Cherry Pop

Whenever we head off into the unknown to explore something new we have to start out with a destination. A point of origin if you will that you look back on and say that's where my passion overcame me. With k-dramas it's no different. Let's head on in and find the perfect show to pop… Continue reading K-drama Cherry Pop

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The Many Varied Delights of K-Drama-Land

I'm a self-professed fangirl of the television exports from South Korea. Puzzled? If you're just coming into the conversation then bone up on the Hallyu wave by reading my primer here. If you're already in on the power of k-dramas then follow me as we explore the many varied delights of K-Drama-Land. Rarely are we in… Continue reading The Many Varied Delights of K-Drama-Land

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The Character of Theme Music

Weekly Writing Challenge: Moved by Music We blog for a million different reasons, but in the end, we’re all storytellers. Creative Writing Challenges are here to help you push your writing boundaries and explore new ideas, subjects, and writing styles. Check out the challenge this week here. It doesn't matter what era you're from if… Continue reading The Character of Theme Music