Car Trouble

Phew. Having a car here has been a more difficult thing than I ever imagined! You have to REALLY want to have a car to deal with it all here. I realize that some of it is because we purchased our car before we got our house, so changing the address on the registration was … Continue reading Car Trouble


It was sakura season here in Japan these last few weeks, and the true beginning of Spring! Warmer weather, new life, and wicked allergies. I’ve been being told about how beautiful this time of year is since we got here. I’ve only seen one cherry tree in bloom, that I can remember. And wow, I … Continue reading Sakura