Old Shale Knitting

Hello everyone! Just a small post today. I realised recently that it’s been several months since I last documented my knitting. It’s funny – I usually knit more in the summer, when I don’t need anything I make; but then again, I get sick more often in the winter, and I don’t like to knit … Continue reading Old Shale Knitting

Tatebayashi Daruma Festival

こんにちは! Yesterday (Wednesday) was the annual Tatebayashi Daruma Festival! It happens every January, and I have to say, I think I enjoy these winter festivals much more than the summer ones – there’s less sweating and more warm, delicious food! A daruma doll is a round, hollow doll based off of the Bodhidharma from Buddhism. As … Continue reading Tatebayashi Daruma Festival

Seoul, Day 5

Annyeong haseyo! Our last day in Seoul, day 5. We slept in a bit and headed out around lunchtime to Gyeongbokgung Palace. On the way we found a wall of mirrors in the subway! Shoutout to Jansen, who is an awesome travelling companion and the chillest dude I’ve ever met! Despite not being a dad, … Continue reading Seoul, Day 5