Monthly Archives: November 2008

Happy Thanksgiving!

This past Sunday, we celebrated Thanksgiving with our neighbors.  We are so thankful to live next to such wonderful people!!  Enjoy the photos from our celebration! I’m still wondering how Larry got the turkey to fit in the oven… Our neighbors from Australia made Lamingtons, a traditional Australian cake covered in chocolate and coconut.  Don’t […]

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Thanks Augie!

In the spirit of giving thanks, I wanted to send out a huge THANK YOU to the talented and energetic photographer – Augie Chang! Earlier this month I had the opportunity to meet Augie while he was in Tokyo.  I enjoy following Augie’s blog and when he made a post that he would be traveling […]

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Thanksgiving Comes to Tokyo

We had a great time celebrating Thanksgiving with our neighbors today!  Here is just one picture to prove that Thanksgiving actually made it’s way here.  Turkey, stuffing, potatoes, lasagna, fruit salad, carrot salad, various dips, lamingtons, pumpkin cheesecake, apple crisp… …and that’s not even the complete list of food!!  Everything was DELICIOUS! Check back later […]

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You Look 'Mahvelous'…

On Tuesday morning, my incredibly strong and loving Uncle Sam was called to a better place.  A place that is free of pain, free of tears and best of all – free of cancer.  I find peace in knowing that my uncle did not fear that the Lord was calling him to this new life. […]

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Odawara Castle

A few weekends ago, we took a day trip to the Hakone area using the Hakone Free Pass.  (I’ll explain the ‘free pass’ in my next blog entry.)  For now, enjoy the pictures from the quick pit-stop we made en route to Hakone.  We stopped off to visit Odawara Castle in…none other than…Odawara! The sidewalks […]

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