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What I Did on My Summer Vacation

What I Did on My Summer Vacation By Alisha This summer The Cuties and I played in the sun; each and every day for 42 days with the exception of only two rainy days.  Thank you ever so much Mother … Continue reading

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Plough Mud Princesses

Last week we got up early and embarked on a Family Kayaking trip on the salt marshes in the Low Country, here in South Carolina.  My parents were still visiting, so we filled three boats, along with a few others … Continue reading

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My Happy Place

It’s not that I’ve been ignoring you, my lovely readers, but rather that I’ve been neck-deep, whole-hog, fully ensconced in my personal Happy Place. About seven years ago we discovered the beautiful place that is Kiawah Island, SC and have … Continue reading

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On the Road Again

I’ve been talking a lot lately about this trip across the Pacific we’re taking to head back to the States and it’s finally here! We packed up our suitcases… {in the interest of full disclosure, this was only about half … Continue reading

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Goody Bags & A Silly Headband

We are getting ready for Little Cutie’s 8th birthday party on Saturday.  While I know many people no longer do goody bags for birthday parties these days, they are still a big deal to The Cuties {and Mama!}, and so … Continue reading

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A Great Reason to Bring Your Kids to Japan

There were a lot of reasons why we made the decision to move to Japan, but tops on the list were the kinds of experiences our children could have. So imagine my delight when checking Little Cutie’s homework folder and … Continue reading

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Just Another Day at the Park

We started our day with a lazy morning and then made our way to Yoyogi Park to spend the afternoon.  Yoyogi Park is one of the largest parks in Tokyo and sits between Shibuya and Shinjuku, right at the entrance … Continue reading

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Signs That Amuse Us

Signage is a big deal in Japan. So much so that I make sure to at least have a cellphone on me at all times. Because it’s not uncommon to encounter something giggle-worthy like this! {I literally could not stop … Continue reading

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Our 1st Tokyo Disney Experience

I can’t say I wasn’t warned, and yet nothing really prepared me for what Disney Tokyo really meant. But let me first share The Cuties’ experience and their happiness before I give you my commentary on the whole thing since … Continue reading

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I Scream, You Scream, We All Scream for Aisu!

Long before we ever thought we’d be living in Japan someday, Cute Husband told tales of a wondrously delicious place in Japan called Ice Cream City.  Once we knew we’d be living here, it was definitely on our “Japan Bucket … Continue reading

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