Apple Blossoms (Treasure Box 12)

Hi all! Sorry for the hiatus there. I was doing so well with my blogging streak this year, having posted 18 times in the first 19 weeks of the year! But then I caught a virus… The doctor thinks it may have been COVID, but I didn’t qualify for the test here in Japan, soContinue reading “Apple Blossoms (Treasure Box 12)”

Colorful Biscuits (Treasure Box 11)

Note: You’ll want to read the entire post to come to the same surprise ending as we did 😆💦 My wife and I both like to cook. We like trying new recipes and then compiling the best dishes into our own recipe card box. Lately, I’ve been cooking breakfasts on my day off, and thereContinue reading “Colorful Biscuits (Treasure Box 11)”

Easter 2020 (Treasure Box 10)

Easter is a major event for us Christians each year. It is a time where we especially reflect on the death, burial and resurrection of our Saviour and the salvation He provides through that. This year, like the rest of the world, we celebrated Easter at home. We attended church via YouTube live stream inContinue reading “Easter 2020 (Treasure Box 10)”

Valentine’s Day 2020 (Treasure Box 9)

Valentine’s Day has an interesting origin. Wikipedia gives a very detailed description of its history – how it started out as a day to remember some martyrs with the name Valentine. It explains how a few hundred years ago, the day started to get associated with Love. Now, in the West, it is a dayContinue reading “Valentine’s Day 2020 (Treasure Box 9)”

Beethoven’s 7th (Treasure Box 8)

For Christmas, my wife and I received tickets to go hear the local orchestra perform. Both of us have a background in music and and Classical music is one of our favorite genres. It had been a while since we had listened to live music like this, and we were excited! For this concert, theContinue reading “Beethoven’s 7th (Treasure Box 8)”

Exit: The Game – The Secret Lab (Treasure Box 7)

Ever since I was younger, I have always been intrigued by riddles and puzzles. My favorites are mathematical puzzles, especially if they include some aspect of geometry. The stimuli of trying to solve a puzzle gets me invigorated. When I was in primary school, I made a couple of my own puzzle books. I wouldContinue reading “Exit: The Game – The Secret Lab (Treasure Box 7)”