Our first day in Kyoto was exciting and busy. We started off with heading down to the Kyoto International Manga Museum. I would love to show photos of the museum but they didn't allow any photography. We were really excited to go there because Jeremy loves manga.
After having a couple of long stressful weeks, Ashley and I decided that we needed a weekend away from base. Since our weekends are crazy we made Monday and Tuesday be our weekend. Thankfully the Hotel & Resort Sunshine Sazan Seto hosted us for our girls' trip. The resort is located about an hour away on Oshima Island. It is the perfect distance to make you feel like you are from base. With the palm trees surrounding the resort, it is easy to imagine you are on a tropical island. It helped set us up for the relaxation we were seeking.
A couple of weekends ago, we had family photos done for our first anniversary. I was really excited to have them done because the photographer we booked was one of the best in the area. I love the photos that Ashley Wills takes. The whole process from start to finish with her was great. She walked us through what package would be best for our budget and what outfits would look best together.
One of the questions I get asked occasionally is why my skin looks so good in pictures. I'm the worse person to ask this to because I really don't do much but what I realized the other day is that everything I use for skin care is from one company. I realized this when I was opening a package from our friends, Michael and Jessica, that included my latest order from Perfectly Posh and some new samples of great stuff to try. I figured it would be a great time to tell y'all about them.
I know it has been a while since I have posted. At the beginning it was because I was so busy with teaching and exploring Japan that I didn't have a chance to sit down and write. Then two weeks ago my world stopped. My amazing father passed away. I'm still coming to terms with… Continue reading When The World Stops.
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