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All Things Japan

An exploration of all things pertaining to Japan from Japanese history and mythology to current affairs and trends. I have lived in Japan for 28 years and have studied extensively in Aikido, Japanese history, myths and culture. 12 more words

Foreigners In Japan

Just One Cookbook

I started this blog in January 2011 as a way to record my recipes. The name Just One Cookbook came from my passion to make… 130 more words

Life In Japan

A Quick Update

Hey there, it’s been a while.

Sorry for the lack of updates but I’ve moved back in with my grandparents and they don’t really have a working internet connection.   114 more words


April 23, 2005 - Beer and karaoke

Information which should come as no surprise to anyone: after work I went out with coworkers for beer and karaoke. Some people might be concerned that beer and karaoke would get repetitive after a while. 67 more words

Life In Japan

Where my interest in Japan came from

I get asked this a lot whilst I’ve lived here. “Why Japan?”, “Why did you come to Japan?” and my answer is rather geeky. I feel a bit embarrassed when I tell people but that’s just part of the kiddy side of me. 390 more words


Japan Scrapblog {9} A weekend of men

Tsukemen, actually.

One with my favorite, and one with a coworker.

The first: I walked to the ramen place nearest the local station after school, starving. 452 more words

Life In Japan

One Little Word 2015 - Mars review

I chose Deliberate as my One Little Word for 2015. As part of this journey with my word, I want to cultivate mindfulness, be aware of what is happening, the progress I’m making, and take conscious actions towards my… 319 more words

Documenting Life