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Today, September 24, 2016 is my one year Japanniversary!

In honor of this day, here is a post for posterity sake, recounting the marvels I have witnessed, the new friends I have hugged, and the cultural memories I have made in Nipponland. 567 more words


dancing in september

It’s the 21st night of September y’all.

One of my former college roommates Oana (pronounced ‘Wanna’) always wanted to host an Earth, Wind & Fire… 736 more words


Summer is coming to a close. Time for school.

The temperature started showing signs of cooling down for Fall. Ahh, yes! That crisp air for ‘back to school’ season. I love Fall!

I never really understood what the big fuss was over Summer. 112 more words


Work Life Balance

Holding down a job is not too hard. Holding down a job and trying to remain sane is another story. 271 more words


goodbye shinjuku

Yesterday was my last day as a resident of Shinjuku-ku, one of the most well known of the 23 wards that make up the city of Tokyo. 721 more words


Wisdom Teeth Extraction - Japan and Singapore-

I pulled out wisdom teeth twice, once in Singapore a few years ago and this time in my neighborhood in Japan. I put the fact below for my reference, but do note the conditions are different – each tooth is unique, so how difficult to remove varies; 174 more words


Baby tooth extraction in my 30s

I have used a baby tooth for about 25 years. There is no adult tooth underneath – it is missing congenitally. The condition is called… 156 more words