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Teach your child how to use Chopsticks!

In Japan many children start learning to use chopsticks around two years old. You can teach your child how to use chopsticks in three basic steps, and it is something fun you can do with your children even if you … Continue reading

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Happy March!

  Hard to believe that we have been here as a family for 4 years! The time of adjustment was rough. For me it will be a lifelong process. I have never lived in a small town and that alone … Continue reading

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Valentine’s Day in Japan

It is that time again. Valentine’s Day in Japan. Women buy chocolates or make them and give them to men. I was shocked when I first of learned of this, and honestly I did not believe it until I moved … Continue reading

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Happy New Year!

Thank you for all of your kind words and encouragement. I am not getting deported! My visa to stay in Japan has been renewed for another 3 years. After a few weeks of paperwork completion, I was given my new … Continue reading

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