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    Leaving Vegetarianism

    The other day, I was having lunch with a friend who had been a vegetarian before arriving to Korea. Although she had decided to become a non-vegetarian, the thought of eating meat still didn’t sit well with her consciousness. This was understandable. We all have ideologies and beliefs that provide meaning to us. For many people, being a vegetarian is a huge part of their identity. It was for me. By choice, I was a vegetarian for 16 years of my life. While I was a vegetarian, I enjoyed it. It was never really difficult for me as I always had easy access to a lot of vegetarian food while…

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    Riding a Steam Locomotive to Darjeeling

    A group of local women gather outside the Darjeeling Himalayan Railway station to relax. This is a small town located in the state of West Bengal, at an elevation of about 6,710 ft (2,045.2 m). When we visited in mid-April, the temperatures were fairly cool. Riding this steam locomotive up to Darjeeling was a very unique and memorable experience due to the small size of the train and the picturesque views of the Himalayas.

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    It is so easy to get caught up in reaching a certain destination or the end goal. Remember to take out the time to always celebrate the little successes along the way. I just completed my 5th (The Journey Unveiled) video today! That’s definitely a reason more than any to celebrate. What have you recently celebrated?