• 10 Things I Learned in 3 Years Living Abroad

    And just like that, it’s been three years since I moved to Japan. When …

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  • July 2020 Reflections

    I just finished a blogging consistency challenge that I joined earlier this month. Within the …

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  • Can You Scream Inside Your Heart?

    I LOVE going to amusement parks and riding roller coasters and rides. Once you get …

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  • My Struggle Learning a New Language

    In, Things I Wish I Knew Before Moving Abroad, I shared that one thing I …

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  • One Night in Osaka
    Osaka

    One Night in Osaka

    My visit to Osaka wasn’t long but I noticed right away that the vibe is more laid back compared to Tokyo. Here’s what I did and where I stayed during my short trip. Eat Okonomiyaki Chitose This place is very small, run…

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    Finding the Silver (or Gold) Linings

    Finding the Silver (or Gold) Linings

    I’ve always struggled with focusing on the negative events that happen in my life.  I could hold on to and complain about an issue FOREVER.  Over the past couple of years, I’ve started to change my mindset and look at…

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    Black & Abroad

    Black & Abroad

    I’ve always had a love for traveling.  I think I caught the bug when I was around 10 years old.  The idea of exploring a new place and embracing the culture of the people that live there, still excites me.…

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    Hair and There

    Hair and There

    I’ve lived in Japan for 6 months now and my hairstyle has changed 4 times.  This is a very big deal for me because, sadly, my hair didn’t change that often in the states.  Living here has forced me out…

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    The Unexpected
    Tokyo

    The Unexpected

    When I first considered moving to Japan, I had some thoughts about what it would be like.  Since the Japanese are known to be advanced in technology, I thought I would see nothing but robots roaming the streets and running…

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