7 Korean Tea Sets to Help You Find Your Zen


Want to find stillness and calm in the chaos of everyday life? Or do you just love loose tea leaves like me? (I know I know, once you go loose leaf, it’s hard to go back.)

Then this post is for you!

Have your very own Korean tea party at home anytime you’d like.

Here are 7 premium Korean tea sets that will help you find your zen while enjoying your favorite brew 🍵!

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How to Throw an Unforgettable Baek-il (100-Day Celebration)


Getting ready for your baby’s first 100th day celebration?

Whether you’re in the US, UK, Canada, make this special day memorable for you and your loved ones!

This post includes:

  • what baek il is
  • reason for 100 day celebration
  • baekil table
  • what to bring as a gift
  • and more!

Let’s get started!

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The Longest List of Korean Gift Ideas for each Holiday and Occasion [2022]


Need some cultural Korean gift ideas that are sure to please (or maybe something yourself ^^)?

This post will help you find the right gift for Koreans and anyone interested in their culture.

I grew up in South Korea and have been known to give a gift or two.

I’ll cover what to give in each situation by age group and gender.

Let’s get started!

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9 Things You Should Know Before Going to a Korean Market


Korean markets are great places to get some delicious ingredients, fresh meat, fruits and veggies from the motherland.

This article focuses on Korean markets abroad. These tips will especially help you get what you need in the USA, UK, Canada, Australia and New Zealand.

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7 Types of Korean Furniture You Need in Your Home


If you’re like me, you can’t get enough Mother of Pearl and Pine.

Korean furniture is full of sturdy pieces that are a tasteful addition to any home.

Now, you don’t have to get on a plane or go antiquing to find something nice from the Land of the Morning Calm.

Here are 7 high-quality items you can buy in the US, UK, Canada and Australia on Etsy!

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Fun Korean Wedding Traditions You Need to Experience


From wooden ducks to beautiful outfits, Korean wedding traditions are full of fun surprises.

This post covers everything you need to make that special day unforgettable.

It includes:

  • what to expect at the ceremony
  • differences between modern and traditional Korean weddings
  • how to have your own Korean wedding 

Let’s find out more!

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45 Korean Teas to Soothe Your Soul and Where to Buy Them in the States


Looking for the perfect Korean tea to start your day or unwind in the afternoon?

There are at least 45 to choose from!

Tea is kind of a big deal in Korea. Locals have been boiling random roots, leaves and berries for centuries and have gotten pretty good at it.

We’ll explore the flavors and benefits of Korean tea and:

  • Why they’re unique
  • History of tea in Korea
  • The best types
  • How to buy them in the states and elsewhere

I grew up drinking Korean tea (it’s considered water here), and recently did a green tea plantation tour all across the country.

Here’s what I’ve learned!

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9 Best Tteokbokki Types at a Korean Restaurant

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Tteokbokki is the SOUL FOOD of South Korea.

I never get homesick abroad, but I do miss going to a Tteokbokki restaurant sometimes.

It’s the mortal enemy of dieting that has many Koreans, including K-pop stars, struggling to resist the delicious carb bomb.

Find out which types are the best to order at a Tteokbokki restaurant and why they’re so tempting and addictive!

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