Category: Home & Living

Foreign mom, Korean norms 6

Foreign mom, Korean norms

I could relate to what is written in the article from Korea Herald entitled “Forcing Korean norms puts pregnant immigrants at risk”. Here’s an excerpt: Many immigrant wives are forced to follow Korean practices...

PICCASSO Makeup Class 0

PICCASSO Makeup Class

Guest posting by Myla Ellorando (President, Akbayang Pinay) I love make-up, who doesn’t? PICCASSO, a famous brand for makeup brushes held a makeup class for bloggers. (How did I get in? Betchay of BUHAY...

Installment Savings for Multicultural Families 2

Installment Savings for Multicultural Families

Last year, I opened an installment savings for multicultural families at Woori Bank. They have a special interest rate for multicultural families. The ordinary rate is 4.0% and an additional 3.5% is added after...

LG Uplus Smart 002 Plan 0

LG Uplus Smart 002 Plan

The least expensive way for us to call to the Philippines is by using a VOIP like Kakaotalk and Viber. I love Kakaotalk simply because the sound is clearer. For those who prefer to...

35 Things To Know About First Grade in Korean Public School 11

35 Things To Know About First Grade in Korean Public School

My son is going to be in second grade next week. I was a bit worried when he started first grade in Korean public school, because I saw my in-laws get stressed when their...

Importance of Car Seats 8

Importance of Car Seats

Last year, 6,166 people died in 211,662 traffic accidents in Korea (source: Chosun Ilbo). Korea ranked 27th out of 29 OECD countries when it comes to traffic fatalities in 2007. This is one of...