Blogger Recognition Award

Blogger Recognition Award

How is your Tuesday going? Mine is almost over here in Japan but before it ends I wanted to share a new post with you. Thank you to Jen, at Stewie Overseas, for the Blogger Recognition Award! Continue reading

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Tokyo DisneySea

I am so excited to share this post with you! A few weeks ago, I visited Tokyo DisneySea and had a blast. It is a fun and unique spin on the typical Disney theme park. Check out my pictures and read all about my visit.
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In a Vase on a Monday: Peonies

Each Monday, I look forward to John’s In a Vase on a Monday posts. His garden produces beautiful flowers and his vase selection complements the blooms perfectly.

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A Saturday in Tokyo

Last Saturday, I spent a wonderful day exploring Tokyo. Some friends invited us to an afternoon movie at the Instituto de Cervantes. Before the movie we decided to explore the city. Here are some pictures from our adventures! Continue reading

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Tokyo Disneyland

Oh boy, I am so excited to share this post with you! At the very end of May, Adam and I had a mini-vacation and visited Tokyo Disneyland and DisneySea. This post is all about Tokyo Disneyland but look out for my post on DisneySea coming next week! Continue reading

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May 2017

May has come and gone which means I have lived two full months in Japan. Life is going well out here. We have completely moved in and furnished our apartment as well as figured out how to pay our monthly bills (more about that later). Continue reading

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Mystery Blogger Award

Hello! We are having a stretch of rainy days here in Kawagoe, Japan and it has been so nice curling up on the couch with a book and cup of coffee. In between reading and sipping, I decided to write this post. Back in March, Shamim nominated me for the Mystery Blogger Award. Thank you! Continue reading

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Train Ride on the Sunset Limited

What better way to begin our honeymoon than a two day train ride from Arizona to Louisiana? Adam and I chose to honeymoon in New Orleans because it was a place the two of us had always wanted to visit but neither of us had been. On top of that, Adam really wanted to travel the USA via train so we combined two great ideas into the trip of a lifetime!

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Blogs I Love #2

There is a blog for just about anything you can imagine. My blogroll consists of interesting, hilarious, and “did you know that?” blogs written by people from all over the world. For example, the blogs I follow range from subjects like coding to gardening to life during the Victorian era.

There are a variety of ways I discover new blogs: Bloglovin’, WordPress, and word of mouth. If at first glance I like the look of a blog, I will subscribe to it and over a period of time read each post that comes across my feed. After awhile, I’ll decide to keep it or purge it from my blogroll.

Here are some blogs I’m loving:

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Recap: 2017 A-to-Z Challenge

We are one week into May which means another Blogging A-to-Z Challenge has come and gone. This year my theme was short (short) stories, all 600 words or less and written about random words I found from a random word generator. The 2017 challenge was my second year participating and, not only did I have a different theme (last year I wrote travel stories), I moved to a new country right just before April which made writing daily posts and commenting on other participants’ blogs challenging.


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