Even though we haven’t really moved in, as we have not yet even heard news of the arrival of our things here in Japan. I thought I would post a few pictures of the dwelling which will be ours for the next 2 years. I will absolutely post some additional photos after we have actually … Continue reading Our House, Though Not Yet Home
The last two weeks have been so incredibly busy! We signed the lease on the house. “Shopped” for a car. Found a car. Purchased a car. Got all of the crazy paperwork, insurance, and registration stuff for the car. Took my first Japanese language class. Packed up all the stuff we’d spread out at the … Continue reading Busy Busy Bees
We did it! We have found a place to live. It’s a spacious 4 bedroom house in the Shonan Takatori neighborhood. It’s a bit farther from the base than we were hoping to be but it will accommodate our needs better than most anything else we found that we could get. They agreed to allow … Continue reading Home Sweet Japanese Home
As promised, here’s some pictures from our AOB/ICR trip to Kamakura. This was really our first trip off base, other than walking right outside the gate to a currency exchange which definitely doesn’t count, we hadn’t had the time or energy to do any adventuring up to this point. So I was really glad that … Continue reading Out and About in Japan! – Kamakura and Tsurugaoka Hachiman-gu
So many things have happened in the last month but really, it’s only one thing. We have arrived in Japan, where we will be living for the next 2 years. Oh golly. After a more than adventurous trip to Rhode Island for my hubby’s Navy ODS (Officer Development School) graduation, that’s a whole other story… … Continue reading We’re here! And starting to actually feel awake again.