When I first arrived here, I pondered a lot about what this next year would mean. Since I was new … More
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
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
In one of the books I am reading, the author includes a prayer that goes: Tend your sick ones, O … More
… I’m still all about economic shopping! These shoes were only $12!!! And skirt only $20 (for quality material!!!). Score. … More
Tonight we learned how to make Chawan-Mushi!
Everyone has a history Of suffering and pain – Nations of a distant past, Nations today. Blood of our Fathers, … More