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Jusco Dinner

JAPAN | Monday, 31 May 2010 | Views [1126]

When you are busy mixing batters and juggling muffin pans and baking pans in and out of the oven to make 48 of these: (Yes, that is a Millennium Falcon in the back left, but more on that another time.) ...what better way to have a stress-free dinner ... Read more >


Photos: Jusco Dinner

JAPAN | Monday, 31 May 2010 | Photo Gallery


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Cookies with Daddy

JAPAN | Sunday, 23 May 2010 | Views [1155]

While Daddy was here, he specifically requested that he would like to make cookies with me.  We made Snickerdoodles the first week.  Got to try out my brand new Silpat mats. I love the Fox Run logo!  Too cute!  And the silpat mats worked perfectly!  ... Read more >


Photos: More cookies

JAPAN | Sunday, 23 May 2010 | Photo Gallery


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Daddy in Oki

JAPAN | Sunday, 23 May 2010 | Views [1059]

As most of you know, my Daddy came to visit us for two weeks this month.  We had so much fun!  So nice to see him and get big hugs in person!  Here's a few photo highlights of some of the adventures we had while he was here: We took him to our ... Read more >


Photos: Daddy in Oki

JAPAN | Sunday, 23 May 2010 | Photo Gallery


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Fondue Fun

JAPAN | Thursday, 20 May 2010 | Views [519]

A few weeks ago, Megumi and Roger invited us to try out a new fondue restaurant with them.  None of us had been to a fondue restaurant before, so it was definitely an adventure! We all shared a pot of cheese fondue and had dipping options of bread, ... Read more >


Photos: Fondue

JAPAN | Thursday, 20 May 2010 | Photo Gallery


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Josh

JAPAN | Wednesday, 19 May 2010 | Views [416]

I've always heard people say that everyone grieves differently.  I've seen firsthand many times that this is very true.  I've come to the conclusion that I can grieve differently for different people, too.   Most of you probably know by now that our ... Read more >


Photos: Josh

JAPAN | Wednesday, 19 May 2010 | Photo Gallery


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A reason to celebrate...

JAPAN | Thursday, 29 Apr 2010 | Views [403] | Comments [1]

Brandon took me out for a nice dinner at the Macaroni Grill on Foster last weekend.  We said it was a little over a year since we moved to Okinawa, almost a year since we were in Italy, and we were finally feeling good after being sick for so long.  ... Read more >


Our Google Search Story

JAPAN | Sunday, 18 Apr 2010 | Views [510] | Video

Google fairly recently let you generate your own Google search story, so I thought I would create my own and share it with you all. Below is a link to the original Google Super Bowl ad: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nnsSUqgkDwU


Sunabe Sunset

JAPAN | Monday, 12 Apr 2010 | Views [570] | Comments [2]

Brandon and I decided to take a short walk down to the Sea Wall this evening to enjoy the sunset.   There were quite a few people out enjoying the mild evening (it was hot and humid during the day.)  I'm sure we were all wanting to get outside ... Read more >


Photos: Sunabe Sea Wall

JAPAN | Monday, 12 Apr 2010 | Photo Gallery


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Happy Spring!

JAPAN | Wednesday, 7 Apr 2010 | Views [731]

With the happy thoughts of spring in the air (despite the fact that I didn't get to enjoy any snow this winter and it's been raining for the past 6 days straight), I figured I'd do a post on some of the beautiful flowers we've encountered the past two ... Read more >


Photos: Flowers

JAPAN | Wednesday, 7 Apr 2010 | Photo Gallery


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Happy March Sweets Day!

JAPAN | Wednesday, 31 Mar 2010 | Views [1350] | Comments [6]

Today was a self-proclaimed Sweets Day at our house!  Megumi, Hiromi, and Maki came over so we could celebrate our love of making "sweets" together by - you guessed it - making sweets!  With the upcoming BBQ season on its way, we couldn't pass ... Read more >


Photos: Happy March Sweets Day!

JAPAN | Wednesday, 31 Mar 2010 | Photo Gallery


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Garlic Ramen

JAPAN | Monday, 29 Mar 2010 | Views [837]

Megumi and I went out for lunch at a place that specializes in garlic flavored ramen. Megumi ordered their special garlic butter ramen, which she so graciously allowed me to sample.  Extremely yummy! And I ordered their fried rice, complete with ... Read more >


Photos: Garlic Ramen

JAPAN | Monday, 29 Mar 2010 | Photo Gallery


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