Jeremy comes home this weekend. That means I have been dieting and what not for a month now. It started out easy but I am still on track. I have made some progress, learned some new things, and made some healthy changes.
Today has been an interesting day to say the least. I went to Hiroshima with some new friends Sam and Jaime (the couple I went to Costco with last week), and their friends Michael and Graham. We wanted to go try out the haunted house that we had been hearing about. It is only going on until September 8th. The Japanese haunted houses are associated more with Obon than Halloween. Today was our only chance to visit it before it closed. This haunted house was located by the Hiroshima Carps stadium.
This past week and this week will be full of changes. Last week Jeremy and I started reorganizing things in our apartment. We threw out a lot of things in our storage unit mainly because we haven't seen it in a year and half. Now we moving onto to the various closets in the apartment (there are way too many in here).
The past few days have been busy days mainly prepping for the storm. Wednesday I went grocery shopping with Aristia. Grocery shopping here is going to be so much easier here than back in the states for me. In my building there are buggies in the lobby that you can take to the commissary and… Continue reading The Storm That Never Was
Today was one of the most beautiful days I've seen since arriving here. I woke up early enough to watch the sunrise at 5am. This morning was overcast and the mountains were disappearing into the clouds. After having breakfast with Jeremy and seeing him off to work, I worked some more on our kitchen.… Continue reading The Calm Before The Storm
Since we are mostly settled in and I have my kitchen somewhat workable, I decided to start cooking and posting recipes again. Tonight I made stuff peppers and mashed potatoes for dinner. The recipe had to be altered slightly from normal recipes because our commissary doesn't have a large variety options for ingredients. Jeremy was… Continue reading Yummy In My Tummy And Happy In My Heart