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横浜旅行(Yokohama Travel)

こんにちは、みなさん!It's been awhile since I last posted anything on here. 先月、フィリピンに帰りましたから。Now that I'm back I've been traveling and thinking for my blog content. So far, I found my trip to Minato Mirai in Yokohama worth sharing. I was alone in this trip so this might be interesting for any individual who likes to go solo.… Continue reading 横浜旅行(Yokohama Travel)

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Nikko Hot Springs

I might have mentioned before that my husband and I have atopy. As much as I wanna avoid the heat these days, going to hot springs helps our skin. So my in-laws, together with my husband, and I went to Nikko Yumoto. There's a lot of onsens to choose from but this place was chosen by… Continue reading Nikko Hot Springs

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お香と桐箱(Japanese aroma and paulownia box)

先々週末、ハズバンドとお母さんと千駄木に行きました。お母さんの友だちの、アロマメイキングクラスがありましたから。にほんのアロマを、お母さんの友だちが、おしえてくれました。(I have a feeling the last sentence was terribly wrong) but my husband corrected it already. Anyway, I was trying to say, “last last week, I went to Sendagi with my husband and Okasan because her friend had an aroma making class. Okasan’s friend taught  me Japanese aromas.” The shop her friend used for space… Continue reading お香と桐箱(Japanese aroma and paulownia box)

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My Neighborhood in Spring

Welcome to my seasonal blog post! During winter, I posted about my neighborhood for the first time. There I mentioned, I plan to post another version in different seasons. What I did last week was to take the same shots and compare them with my winter pictures. It was pretty fun and here are the… Continue reading My Neighborhood in Spring

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Hanami (Literally)

“Hanami," from what I’ve read so far, is the pastime for  watching blossoms of the season. However, over the years, “hanami” began to refer to “cherry blossoms viewing party”. I became more interested when I read an article from Japan times by Michael Hoffman. He mentioned that during the Nara period, due to China’s influence, Ume(Plum)… Continue reading Hanami (Literally)