“…In the World!”

Ireland is like a dream.  The moment I came home I wanted to turn around and go straight back, but then again I knew I was going to fall in love with this country.  Ireland had been very high on my travel wishlist for a long time, for many reasons.  I am obsessed with greenery, […]

Kanarraville Falls

I drove to Utah on Friday, and realized it was the first time I’d ever driven out of state on my own.  I’ve done the drive plenty of times in the passenger seat, but taking the wheel gave me a good taste of what my future travels will do to my backside.  It took me […]


Hey everyone (if there even is anyone out there anymore after this long absence of mine), I spent quite a bit of time filming and editing these videos for you, so watch them please!And I will be back more frequently from now on.


A couple of weeks ago I went to Yokohama with some friends.  I wanted to go initially just because I hadn’t been and it’s close enough that I don’t really have an excuse to not go before I leave Japan, but far away enough that it’s not Tokyo, so it’s new territory.  Yokohama is a […]


My Summertime adventure has officially begun!  Kim, Erin, and I set out to Asakusa today (in the rain… seriously, where did that come from?). Asakusa is a town in the heart of Tokyo and is most known for the Buddhist Sensoji Temple.  When we arrived at our hotel, we were a bit displeased to find that […]


I took an impromptu trip to Odaiba with everyone who is staying in Dialogue House right now.  We started our journey by getting donuts at the station.  Japanese donuts are so much different from American ones that I would barely put them in the same category of food, but they were still yummy.  I got […]


After three years I finally got to hang out with Kana again!  When I was a senior in high school Kana came from Japan to America and lived with me for a very short amount of time, but we have kept in contact ever since, and I consider her a good friend (I have reason […]