I thought it would be interesting to get a different take on Japan than mine from my 12 year old granddaughter. When she agreed to blog, I thought she was just being accomodating, but sure enough, she wrote as a guest blogger. My Obsession With 7-Eleven By Lulu Marsetti, Age 12 My name is Lulu … Continue reading My ( Granddaughter’s )Obsession with 7-Eleven!
In everyone’s life, at some time, our inner fire goes out. It is then burst into flame by an encounter with another human being. We should all be thankful for those people who rekindle the inner spirit. ~Albert Schweitzer There are so many kinds of friends we make in a lifetime. Many come and go … Continue reading A Blissful Visit with a Good Friend
What better time or place to throw a party than in the spring at our apartment in Kyoto? We had friends CA friends visiting Kyoto for a few days, my more-than-able-son-in-law visiting and several Kyoto friends we were eager to see again. At the suggestion of a friend, we easily decided on a party. We … Continue reading Party Time in Kyoto
One way we can recall what it's like to be a child again, is to travel with children. It's good if they're thoughtful and curious. It's an added bonus if they have a good "eye" and catch sight of things you might overlook. A willingness to try new things including unusual looking foreign food is … Continue reading Japan: Through A Child’s Eyes