Soccer is Soccer here

Tuesday night, Ayako and I watched the Japanese soccer team play against Paraguay in the World Cup tournament. I don’t know much about soccer… well, actually I know nothing about the sport, and I honestly can’t say I learned anything by watching the game either. Except that Japanese people call soccer “soccer,” unlike the rest […]

Leg is sore, aru & arimasu

Last night, after work, I played basketball for 2 hours. Not a surprise to most, I assume. Today, my leg is very sore. I am not sure how it happened, but somehow I ended up with a large bruise on my left thigh. On another note, yesterday I had a chat with my friend Takumi. […]

Picture Post Time

Raw veggies + Raw meat + Hot soup (soy milk flavor and plain) + Green gloop + Radish and sauce in 2 canisters == a delicious (and surprisingly very cheap!) dinner We lucked out in finding a cheap place for a friday night dinner for two.

Stop, Dominos, I cant afford it!

Short post, but worthy of a few photos (especially since my last posts have been void of imagery). Almost every week I get an advertisement from some pizza delivery place. Their beautiful 4 page spreads showcase some of the most mouthwatering pizzas I’ve ever seen. In fact, I don’t recall seeing such delicious looking photos […]

My speech

So, this weekend we attended a wedding dinner party with Ayako’s family. It was the first time we got to celebrate our wedding with them, and it was the first time I had met several of her cousins and aunt / uncles. During the dinner, I presented a video of our wedding ceremony and reception […]