The TEFL Life: A TEFL blog

a story about bad grammar and non-existent punctuation and my TEFL adventures

5 reasons i didnt enjoy china…the first time

Don’t get me wrong, China is incredible, but it’s tough. I’ve lived there on two separate occasions, so there definitely is some sort of attraction to the country, but at … Continue reading

February 24, 2016 · Leave a comment

Memento Monday: KL, Malaysia

February 22, 2016 · 1 Comment

there’s something about…


February 27, 2015 · 3 Comments

a day in the life…

…of a kindergarten teacher in China 7.00: Wake up. Pray that there is hot water. 8.00: Breakfast at school, always a surprise. If it’s a good day, it’ll be cake and … Continue reading

February 25, 2015 · 3 Comments

oh china my china

Nin hao. Welcome to China. The land of oxymorons and green tea. First impressions of China: confusing and unintelligible. I’m sure English must sound like one long word to non-speakers … Continue reading

February 5, 2015 · 2 Comments

agent: friend or foe?

Another (sneaky) reason I wanted to leave Thailand, or rather, was happy to leave Thailand, was the fact that an agent had found me in Bangkok and asked if I … Continue reading

February 4, 2015 · 2 Comments