There wasn’t really a whole lot going on in November, so there isn’t very much to talk about. The two major events that took place this month was that I started my elementary school visits and that I participated in a weekend long English seminar teaching high school students. As I mentioned before I teach… Continue reading November Wrap Up
October was by far my most exciting month in Japan. The highlights were my mom coming to visit me, finally getting my internet, and my birthday. Mix in attending my first school festival, running my first marathon, and Halloween, it was definitely a great month. My dear mother came to visit me around the beginning… Continue reading October Wrap Up
September marked the beginning of many things for me. The most important of which was the beginning of the new semester. School was back in session and work officially began for me. My month long vacation was over, and now it was time to do what I came here for. I work at two different… Continue reading September Wrap Up
August was, by far, the busiest month I’ve had in Japan. I was lucky enough to have the entire month off to “explore Japan” and I did my best to take advantage of that. Aside from the two one-day summer camps I participated in, and the random drop-ins at my school to fill out paper… Continue reading August Wrap Up
On the morning of the last day of my prefecture orientation, I met my supervisor. We had a little ceremony to conclude the orientation, and then we were off to our new homes. I live about as far south as you can get in Fukui, so our drive was a long one. By the time… Continue reading My First Day in My New Town
Hello Lovelies! Please excuse my MIA status for the past…forever…(I know, it’s been way too long!) But between having to wait 3 months to get my internet, having the social life of Ms. Popularity, sightseeing, Japanese classes, work, trainings, seminars, etc., I haven’t had time to do anything! However, I think I’ve finally gotten this… Continue reading I’m Still Alive!