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You ate what?! [Episode 16]

いただきます!/itadakimasu/ Let’s eat! On this episode of “You ate what?!” we dive into the deep. You see what I did there? I’m punny. We’re talking about eating fishies. What is so strange about that? You tell me. Think about all your fun little fishy facts. Take a walk through all the most dangerous, deadly, poisonous… Continue reading You ate what?! [Episode 16]

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A Book a Month 2017: April 四月

Am I small? わたし、ちいさい? by Philipp Winterberg (author), Nadja Wichmann (Illustrator) For the month of April I will admit that my focus hasn’t been on keeping up with this reading goal. So instead of reading a thick Japanese book, I opted for a super cute and short bilingual kindle download. This book is my favorite… Continue reading A Book a Month 2017: April 四月

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You ate what?! [Episode 15]

いただきます!/itadakimasu/ Let’s eat! Most of you know about Cherry blossom season in Japan and other countries around the world, right? Well if you don’t, its this magical season in April where all the Islands turn pink. lol jk. But it seems that way. The Cherry blossoms or Sakura first start peeking out in the South… Continue reading You ate what?! [Episode 15]

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A Book a Month 2017: February 二月

White Bear Black Bear by Morino Taro, J.M. Jameson (Illustrator) I enjoyed reading this book. I found it on Amazon kindle many months ago when I was first learning Japanese. What originally drew me to this book was the hiragana throughout the book. If you aren’t familiar with the Japanese language. There are four alphabets… Continue reading A Book a Month 2017: February 二月

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You ate what?! [Episode 14]

いただきます!/itadakimasu/ Let’s eat Today’s “You ate what?!” comes at the request of my loyal readers in Missouri, U.S.A. Shout out to you ladies for always reading and guessing. I appreciate you. During a recent trip to Kagoshima prefecture (state), I visited Sengan-en Gardens. The Gardens are attached to the former residence of the Shimadzu family. The… Continue reading You ate what?! [Episode 14]