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Tanabata Japanese Star Festival

A couple of years ago when my little one brought home some blank strips of paper I was perplexed. He was not really able to articulate what I was supposed to do with them and I was clueless. Although I … Continue reading

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Meet Fumichun

I was really lucky this past March to sit down for a quick chat with Fumichun aka Pearl Low. We met in Osaka while she was here in Japan touring. We discussed life, art, travel and what it’s like to grow … Continue reading

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5 Products you should always buy the brand

Everyone wants to save money. It’s often suggested that you buy off brand or bargain products to lower costs, but buying a subpar product will not necessarily translate into savings. Here are 5 products you should always buy the brand: … Continue reading

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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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