Vacation Japan Style-Part 1

I have been away from the blog for a couple of weeks due to a visit from one of my very favorite people.  She arrived on May 15th and stayed for 9 days.  We introduced her to our part of Japan and everything we love about it. We introduced her to some of our favorite … Continue reading Vacation Japan Style-Part 1

Playing Catch-Up (not Ketchup)

I haven't posted much on our outings lately so below are some things we have been up to lately.   A Walkabout: The buildings in Japan are so interesting, from the high tech high rises in Tokyo to the below photos of tiny shops and narrow homes lining just about every street, there is something … Continue reading Playing Catch-Up (not Ketchup)

First Concert in Japan

When we first found out about his orders to Japan, the husband and I knew we wanted to catch some concerts while here.  So many bands come through Japan, more than I realized actually.  They also have a few rock festivals we will likely catch before leaving. Last week we experienced our first concert here … Continue reading First Concert in Japan

I Scoffed at My Cold

Perhaps against my better judgement the husband and I went out yesterday.  It was a bit cold walking to the train station but I had a jacket and a very nice scarf wrapped around my neck keeping me warm.The scarf was a gift to myself...kinda.  Thanks to Jasmine at Flux and Flow I was introduced … Continue reading I Scoffed at My Cold

Exploring Japan-Photo Essayish

Between doing paperwork for my new job and receiving/unpacking our household goods ie furniture and such.  Yay we have the t.v. set up !  Honestly, we don't watch a lot of television but somehow having it connected felt like a milestone in our feeling at home here.  I can't explain that but there it is. … Continue reading Exploring Japan-Photo Essayish

Getting Out in Japan

First off, my feet are tired and sore.  I truly love that so much of Japan is so very accessible, however my feet are not used to this much activity.  I am hoping they catch up and get in the game soon or the next 3 years will be painful - I'm not giving up … Continue reading Getting Out in Japan