Wednesday, March 31, 2010


think about what it'll look like when the sakura trees are in full bloom!

taken in kamakura.

Tuesday, March 30, 2010

30 percent sakura

cherry blossoms have started blooming, so far 30% in bloom. they should be in full bloom by the end of next week! looking forward to it!

taken in ueno park.

Monday, March 29, 2010

the eye sees everything

taken just outside of shinjuku station, the busiest station in the WORLD!

Sunday, March 28, 2010

warm your heart

Another cold day and so, my host mommy made nabe (hot pot) for dinner. Delish!

Saturday, March 27, 2010

swirling sushi

Tonight, my host family took me out to eat the sushi that goes around and around (mawaru sushi). It's more high tech now than you think.

Thursday, March 25, 2010

Clear day! finally!

After 2 days of straight rain, a clear day! I moved into my host family's home last night and this is the view from the room they gave me.

Wednesday, March 24, 2010

Training to ride the train

The most extensive train system in the world? maybe.

Tuesday, March 23, 2010

Toilet technology

I arrived in Japan today and am greeted with high-tech appliances everywhere!

Monday, March 22, 2010

Red Velvetly Happiness

Spent too much time packing today and didn't take any photos, so instead here's the red velvet cake I made during my 2 month break.


Sunday, March 21, 2010

Sandstorm Chic

Sandstorm today in Taipei and therefore wearing the trendy fashion for the day with some of my cousins.

Saturday, March 20, 2010

大安公園 - Daan Forest Park

Daan Forest Park in Taipei where my grandma takes a walk everyday. Me and my dad looked for her there for an hour but couldn't find her!

T-2 days until Tokyo.