Schools out for… Spring?

Today wraps up second year here in Japan as well as, my last day teaching for this school term. Here in Japan, the school year runs from April to March unlike in Canada it runs from September to June. I never realized how lucky I was as a student in Canada… we have so much time off […]

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Bizarre Beauty 01: Circle Lens

Many places around the globe are so much into materialistic things and fast acting beauty methods that give results now. Japan is no different. Actually, I would personally say that Japan is one of the leading countries in this style of market. The world is filled with products regarding fashion, makeup, physical alterations, etc… And […]

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Spring Jacket : The Trench

Spring seems to be the one season that everyone can enjoy, even if you suffer from hay-fever and have allergies. Yes, your sinuses are killing you but look at all the happy people coming out of their winter hibernation! And they aren’t just crawling out, they are running out with a BANG! Whipping out their […]

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Gaijin Life: Yakiniku

In Japan, meat is usually so expensive. One of the more expensive meats here is beef and one of the cheaper meats is chicken. I thought this to be strange when I first arrived here because back home in Canada, it is quite the opposite. Chicken is expensive and pork or beef are cheaper. I […]

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How to: The Shirtdress

If you are not really a dress person but would like to venture out into that area, I have a great piece for you. As I have mentioned before in a previous post about spring trends, something that is making a strong comeback for spring/summer is the shirtdress. The shirtdress is a great option for […]

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