On Sunday my husband and I spent a lovely time poking around the markets in Greenwich. I made two purchases that I thought would make good additions to my altar: 271 more words
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I think every New Yorker can agree that we take advantage of the city. I personally walk past the Flatiron building at least once a day for school. 472 more words
Today, the 3rd of February is Setsubun, the traditional last day of winter.
From the end of the Edo period, people come to expel their bad luck and many Shrines & Temples host the Setsubun Festival all over Japan. 165 more words
Twelfth Night and Kagami-Biraki (the final day of the New Year’s celebrations in Japan) have now passed, so I’ve packed away all the Yule and New Year decorations from my altar and starting them to replace them with items suitable for festivals in February. 280 more words