July Video Reels

A heat wave is melting Japan into a puddle. Before you are liquified by the heat, check out these videos for some laughs.  Continue reading

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How To Eat Your Way Through Shin-Okubo, Tokyo’s Koreatown

Hungry?  I know where you can find some great Korean food in the heart of Tokyo. Have you ever heard of Shin-Okubo? It’s one stop from Shinjuku station on the JR Yamanote Line.

And trust me, it’s worth a visit. So much to eat. So little stomach space.
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July’s Blogsphere Highlights #1 (2018)

I wanted to share this list of excellent posts. One of mine was shared in this list, but I am reblogging this to share the others great posts.

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Happy spoopy Friday the 13th! I am officially back from my small hiatus, which means Jason did not get me! My dad has returned to excellent health and humour once again. Thank you so much for all of your words of kindness, positivity, and support. You’re really the best community. ♥

To kick-off my official return to fun blogging theatrics, I wanted to share a handful of fantastic posts from various content creators around July’s blogsphere. In the midst of all the stress and anxiety from the past week, reading your posts kept me feeling excited, inspired, and motivated to return quickly and work harder than ever. You all are so brilliant and creative, and I hope that I can share a bit of your wondrous contributions as a way to show my appreciation of all you do.

Everything will be broken up into relative categories. Please, check…

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Why You Should Visit Fushimi Inari (伏見稲荷大社)

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Fushimi Inari Shrine (伏見稲荷大社) is known as the Fox Shrine and renown for the thousands of vermillion torii gates lining the walkways. It is dedicated to Inari, the shinto god of rice. Foxes are Inari’s messengers and that’s why they’re everywhere at Inari.

A ton of posts have been written about this magical place, but I want to share my own take on it.

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