Last week I was afforded the opportunity to join a Japanese cooking class. These classes are held once or twice a month. Pretty much, whenever Kumiko, the teacher is available. For a minimal fee, you are taught how to make some pretty basic Japanese food. During this lesson, we learned how to make sushi! We… Continue reading Japanese cooking class 
Can we take some time to discuss Korean food?! My years in Arizona exposed me to many new things. One of my favorite new things was Asian cuisine. I can’t remember how, but Sister Cynthia (my mom), found this random Asian market in Mesa called “Lee Lees”. I loved that place. They carried a truly… Continue reading Korean Food!!
I love student art work. I have a great appreciation for art, period. My favorite pieces of art are impressionist style paintings. Think Van Gogh. Think Monet. I especially enjoy watercolor and texture paintings. Having spent very little time watching t.v., as a child, and lots of time crafting, creating, and reading you can say that… Continue reading Student art pt.2
Today was a great day. Two students from our Community English classes volunteered to give us a tour of Himeji Castle. This was, by far, the most thorough tour that I’ve ever been given, of any thing. They were both very knowledgeable, with tidbits and videos and handmade posters that explained the history of the… Continue reading Touring Himeji Castle
On the ninth episode of “You ate what?!” we discuss a favorite food of mine. Let’s see how well you know me. Can you guess what it is? I won’t be offended if you don’t know. Kudos to those of you who do! I love peanut butter. Of all of God’s creations that are edible,… Continue reading You ate what?! [Episode 9]
Can we take a moment to talk about all the cleaning I did yesterday? At my highschool, there are two desks and two cabinets dedicated to ASE’s (Assistant Supervisors of English). Which means that I have a desk and cabinet and the other ASE from Austrailia has a desk and cabinet. When I tell you… Continue reading Purge 2016
いただきます！/itadakimasu/ Let’s eat On the eighth episode of “You ate what?!” we visit a cafe here in Himeji. I’d never heard of this cafe prior to yesterday’s visit. Chelli san mentioned it. And while I am absolutely the trillest, most hardest rapper that ever kilt (killed) the game, I like all the frilly stuff too.… Continue reading You ate what?! [Episode 8]