Valentine’s Day 2022 (Treasure Box 20)

Yesterday was Valentine’s Day! In Japan, Valentine’s Day is when girls give chocolates to boys. Boys then have a month to prepare and give back to the girl(s) they received chocolates from on White Day – March 14th. In our house, my wife likes to make Valentine’s Day special for me. But it generally endsContinue reading “Valentine’s Day 2022 (Treasure Box 20)”

Crossing from 2021 to 2022 (Treasure Box 19)

A new year has started! (Actually, a month has already passed in said year 😮) So much has happened in the last few months. So much has been one-offs, and events you can’t really plan for. I am looking forward to bringing back some “stability” to my life this year… And one way to keepContinue reading “Crossing from 2021 to 2022 (Treasure Box 19)”

My first time attending a wedding online (Treasure Box 17)

Hi all! Yesterday, a good friend of mine in Australia got married. Due to covid-related international travel restrictions, I wasn’t able to attend in person. But I was able to attend via livestream. Thinking back about out wedding… Weddings are a really special time in one’s life. They are also a time of huge change!Continue reading “My first time attending a wedding online (Treasure Box 17)”

First Outdoor Walk of 2021 (Treasure Box 16)

This afternoon was the first afternoon in a long while where I didn’t have any pressing appointments or deadlines in my schedule. The temperature was the highest it had been for months – 10 degrees! So I decided to go outside and take my first walk this year. The morning started similar to other SundayContinue reading “First Outdoor Walk of 2021 (Treasure Box 16)”