Goodness, gracious. Things have gone absolutely bonkers here in Japan. Keep in mind, I live out in the 'countryside'. I put that in marks because I actually grew up in the American countryside. Small town of what has boomed into now 6,000 ish people. Nearest supermarket a 20 minute drive away going 80 mph down… Continue reading oh, corona
Hey, there, my darlings. This isn't B&B related, but I have had a heck of a day. A nasty typhoon came in last night. It kept us awake all night with the howling wind and things clattering about. My tomatoes and cucumbers in the garden are definitely not happy. My roses took a little beating,… Continue reading heck of a day
I have officially figured out my dream! I know what I want in life and I am officially working toward it! Now, at the age of 26, I am announcing it here.... Let it be known that I am determined to open up my own Bed and Breakfast! Not that AirB&B stuff. I want to… Continue reading i know my purpose
Back in March, I started working at an international kindergarten as a homeroom teacher. Now, I may work with kids, but I am dead set against having them myself. I don't want them. I never have. My husband and I talked about it and we agreed that we don't want them. Nothing ruffles my feathers,… Continue reading i don’t want kids….
Being a blonde-haired, fair-skinned, blue-eyed foreigner living in Japan makes me stick out and I'm often approached by Japanese men hoping to talk me up and get my contact information. Sometimes, though, the most annoying thing can be being approached by other foreigners that assume that just because we are both foreigners, we should automatically… Continue reading another train horror story
Every morning, I have to take the train for a short while to go to my workplace. Door to door it's about an hour, but the train ride is a short ten minutes or so. Luckily, I'm currently on a break from work, but on the last day before the break started, I had an… Continue reading on the train
Yesterday was hard. I don't mean hard as in, "Oh, this one thing happened and it ruined my whole day." No, I mean that the whole day was hard. I work at a kindergarten as a homeroom teacher here in Japan. I have on child in particular that I personally believe is the spawn of… Continue reading i know a demon child…