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]
I’ve given my introduction many, many, many, many, many, many, many times I’ve given this introduction to both senior high school students and seniors lol. Two of the classes that I teach are at the University. Those classes are jammed packed with adults of all ages, mostly seniors and retirees. In my introduction, I show… Continue reading Student art
いただきます！/itadakimasu/ Let’s eat On the sixth episode of “You ate what?!” we visit sushi! Real sushi! Ok, I feel like I need to explain that last part. When I say real sushi, its not a commentary on the difference between sushi in Japan and sushi in the U.S.. What I mean to say is, I’m used… Continue reading You ate what?! [Episode 6]
Prior to the beginning of these japanese classes, I’d already studied and felt like I had a grasp on Hiragana and Katakana. Hiragana and Katakana are two of the 4 Japanese syllabary. The Japanese writing system is a trip (complex). From my finite understanding of Japanese language history I know the following. Please feel free to… Continue reading Japanese Language Classes
Possibly the most asked question is “Why did you choose Japan?”. On average, I would say that I get this question once or twice a week. Most recently, my mom introduced me to someone and mentioned that I was preparing to teach in Japan. Can you guess what followed this person’s surprise? Yep, “What made… Continue reading Why Japan?