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Sweet, Sweet Japanese Souvenirs

Japanese Must Have Souvenirs
We have several visitors coming throughout our last year in Japan so I thought it’d be fun to do a list of souvenirs that I consider must haves! 904 more words


I cannot
move past
to peer
for hope
of seeing

*traditional Japanese fabric dividers, hung in doorways or in windows.

March 7, 2015

My son Theo has been taking karate on Friday afternoons for the last 4 years now. His teacher, Robert, is a terrific instructor who trained in Korean martial art called Tang Soo Do, which is very similar to the karate developed in Okinawa and Japan. 434 more words


WGC Cadillac Championship

Paul Casey returns E/W money and profit from the Honda Classic, and could have so easily forced a playoff with a better second shot on 18. 890 more words


REVIEW: Sushi Passion

The Great Western Arcade is a lovely little thoroughfare just opposite Snow Hill Station that’s undergoing a bit of a renaissance, after years in the wilderness with little to offer aside from good old Druckers. 619 more words

So Long, Farewell, Auf Wiedersehen Goodbye Yakushima

From knowing my leaving date to actually leaving Yakushima all happened in less than a week. I had no other option but to count my time left in terms of the number of daily jingles I had to endure! 1,379 more words