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Watch Soccer Megastar Cristiano Ronaldo Stand Up for the Little Guy

It is true, multimillionaire footballer Cristiano Ronaldo just rubs some people the wrong way, but this video of the Real Madrid superstar defending a young Japanese boy attempting to speak Portuguese demonstrates his kinder side. 76 more words

My First Japanese Onsen Experience

Warning slightly PG/ TMI post haha

So today in Japan I ventured to Kinosaki onsen which is a town with seven onsen baths. If you don’t know what an onsen is please refer to “why Japan” post. 1,015 more words

Something I Never Worried About Before

My name.

Those of you who happen to read this are probably in Japan or know Japanese or going on JET or some combo of these.  231 more words

New Love

This past March/April I had the chance to go to Maui with one of my best friends as a grad present. We stayed with my grandparents for two weeks and enjoyed every sunny minute of it. 310 more words


Mono no aware.

This morning I took a detour to catch these blossoms at sunrise. Lucky for me, the cherry blossom trees in High Park are just a couple a minutes away and I still made it to work before 7:30 am! 387 more words


Never Mind The Quality - Feel The Width

Old Joke. I’d laugh and laugh if it wasn’t horribly true to life in the photo business.

Those of you who have watched the Polaroid story unfold in the last few years will know what I mean. 302 more words