Hair, hair, every where!

I talk a lot about hair on this blog. Not so much hair in general, but specifically my hair. How, as symptoms of my PCOS, I have more hair than normal in some places and less hair in others. And we all know about Doris and the key role she plays in my life. Continue reading


Plucky Little Children

I teach a range of ages at the after school academy  where I work. The youngest that I teach is 8 in Korean age which is like 7 for the Western World, the oldest in my regular classes are 14. As with most children in that age range, they tend to say some really “off the mark” comments.  Continue reading


Fattie Body Happiness

Today at work was rough ya’ll. It’s Thursday so it was my “slow” day. I arrive at 1:30 and classes start at 2:30, lasting for 45 minutes each, plus a 5 minute break. I have a free first class so I don’t start teaching until 3:20. Today, at 3:25 I still had no students in my class (I usually have two but was only expecting 1). No one showed up so from 1:30-5 I had literally nothing to do except drag my butt down the three flights of stairs to Starbucks and then sit in my classroom nursing an iced coffee. I taught from 5-45 and from 7-750 and that was it. How did I fill my time? Buzzfeed and Pinterest obviouslyContinue reading


Death-ilates Numero Dos

For those who don’t know, last week I took my first-ever pilates class. You can read about it here, and the painful aftermath here. The classes are offered on Monday, Wednesday and Fridays, and after just getting my legs to work without pain on Monday, I decided not to take the class that day, but instead opted for tonight (Wednesday) to be my second class. Continue reading