(So, this was written almost 8 months ago…and I have been so busy that it’s taken a long time to finish this draft and post it…my apologies!) One perk about working every other weekend is having a 4 day weekend! I am very fortunate and, admitantly, spoiled, to have the support of my parents. Although… Read More Visiting our Nation’s Capital
Happy Thanksgiving! (a couple weeks late…) Sorry for being on a temporary hiatus from blogging. I’ve been quite busy with classes and helping out with a dance performance-show that we held last weekend. I’ll finally get a break in 21 days when I’ll be in the PHILIPPINES FOR CHRISTMAS & NEW YEAR’S DAY!!! I’m obviously… Read More Thanksgiving ❤
A couple weeks ago I was invited to spend the day with one of my teachers and her husband. I didn’t have anything planned, so I thought it would be fun to get to know them better and to get out of the apartment. Our day adventure led us on a trip to Nagano, about… Read More Enjoying the Harvest
I know that in my earlier posts, I mentioned tid bits about my experiences with driving and drivers in Japan. I apologize, in advance, if I repeat any information, but in this post I’ll also be explaining and describing my experience obtaining my Japanese driver’s license and everything that comes with it! On your mark!… Read More Real Life Super Mario Kart!
Now, when I have time to watch TV, I tend to log onto my computer and catch up on my American shows, like “Revenge,” “Awkward,” “Real Housewives of New Jersey,” etc. But time to time, I like to flip on the Japanese TV and observe the unique, over-the-top, enthusiastic Japanese game shows and news. It’s… Read More Japanese Television
As mentioned before, I have a lot of catching up to do with my posts. Since I’m currently on summer vacation and back in the US, I have more time on my hands to do so. I have always been active in the music community, and when some of my adult English class students learned… Read More Fantasy Concert
It’s been a long time coming, but this post is about my winter break travels. I went to visit my cousin who lives in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, but I didn’t stop just there. In my 11 days of traveling, I visited 4 DIFFERENT COUNTRIES: Malaysia, Singapore, China, and Macau. Lots of air time, lots of… Read More Winter Vacation Trips, Treasures, and Tales