Why Bother?

7 Reasons to Study Cultures Around the World What I share today is inspired by my dear, small town, untraveled Grandma Smith, who has been the only person bold and kind enough yet to just come out and say, “I don’t get it – what the point of your blog is.” Probably a lot ofContinue reading “Why Bother?”

C is for China Celebrates Chinese New Year!

Wei-wei! And welcome to the first post on our exploration of China! I’m so excited to share with you some of the symbols, folklore and traditions surrounding Chinese holidays! I’ve mentioned before that I teach for a Chinese-based company called VIPKID, which connects students in China to native English speakers. In my almost two yearsContinue reading “C is for China Celebrates Chinese New Year!”

Freebie for February Holidays!

Who here doesn’t love a reason to celebrate?? But really, if you don’t like celebrating, let me know, and I’ll send you some of my stashed up puppy videos or something. My family went home to see the grandmas and grandpas over MLK weekend, where I saw that my little sister-in-law had made the funnestContinue reading “Freebie for February Holidays!”