Archive for June, 2008

BYKI (Before you Know It) is a nifty little program that allows you to create, upload, and download lists for 64 different languages. The free version (which I am using) is excellent. You can’t create lists but you can download lists that others have created. For example, the Japanese and Korean lists, which I am […]


Last night I had the craziest dream that I was in South Korea. I felt like I was in the middle of some weird thriller/mystery on the set of a Korean drama/movie (think Scooby-Doo mysteries). I was speaking in Korean and could understand what people were saying. Crazy, huh? It prompted me to update the […]


My Netflix List

17Jun08

International films on my Netflix list (in order): *Note that I’ve linked the movies to summaries of them just in case someone out there in cyberspace is interested.  The titles are mostly the English version titles. Kamikaze Girls– Japanese film Fear and Trembling– French/Japanese film (highly recommended!) Vibrator– Japanese film Moon Child-Japanese film (who can […]


14Jun08

I found these awesome destination charm necklaces at Urban Outfitters, and right now the Venice and Tokyo ones in my shopping cart.  I have a long history and love of Italy, and at one point in my many language adventures tried to actually take up Italian. I have vivid memories of meeting Italian nuns, eating […]


I’ve updated the “fun stuff” page. In it you’ll find some of my favorite sites including a few downloading sites if you like to play Sims 2. I’m in the middle of going through all of my personal book marks so more will be added, and I will also add other links in the other […]