When I first arrived here, I pondered a lot about what this next year would mean. Since I was new … More

I <3 うどん (Udon)

Thank you to やすこ (Yasuko) for taking me to およべ うどん (Oyobe Udon)…とても おいしかった!! …it was DELICIOUS!!!! Made me so … More

しかた が ない

I’ve been hearing this phrase quite often living here in Japan: しかた が ない (shikata ga nai) or しよう が … More


People speak approvingly of someone going ballistic in the face of even a slight offense. Feminist rage is presumably justified … More