You’ve probably noticed that I haven’t been all that active here recently, and I apologise for that as I always aim to get posts out at least once a week. However, I think this time there are a few factors that are contributing to my recent lack of posts, and what I believe it really…… Continue reading The Highs and Lows of the New Year
Happy Belated New Year and 久しぶり (hisashiburi) ~ long time no see! It’s been a month since I last posted. Not intentional, mind you, it’s just that things got a bit busy – what with going home for Christmas, coming back to Japan and straight into lessons, and most recently attending a 3-day Skills Development…… Continue reading January Update: Back to School and Snow!
It has been a busy 2 weeks recently. Last week I ended up doing 19 Christmas-themed lessons, and today I am writing to you from my home in South Africa. Yip, I flew south for the winter vacation and am now enjoying my holiday in the summer sun with my family. 🙂 So Christmas is…… Continue reading Merry Christmas!
My wallet cried out in protest today. Well, it should be used to this by now. With the weather slowly changing to autumn and the temperatures dropping, it knows that the ‘season’ is now upon us. And that ‘season’ is when all things cute, fluffy and warm invade my favourite shop! I am a sucker…… Continue reading The ‘Cute and Fluffy’ is Coming…
Early on Wednesday morning at about, let’s say 3:41am, my darling brother messaged me to say that he saw that it was cold where I was and that I must keep warm. Through blurry eyes I read his message, agreed with him, and snuggled back under my very warm duvet. Though just before I fell…… Continue reading Snow! Snow! Yuki! Snow!