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For This Fall…

The shopaholic in me bought some autumn gears—it’s been awhile to really buy something for myself. When I go out for shopping instead of buying things for myself, I tend to buy stuffs mostly for my kids and friends.—Parka, pullover … Continue reading

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Music Monday—Everything

Being a fan of MISIA, I can’t let a day pass without listening to her songs most especially Everything which is the theme song of Japanese evening drama Yamato Nadeshiko ( Perfect Woman )—I was instantly drawn into the drama! … Continue reading

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Girl’s Talk–Black And Me

Black is timeless and stylish and it makes my apprearance a lil bit slimmer ( lol ) and I guess I’ m more a winter color person. I love to mix-and-match my black outfits with bright colors or prints as … Continue reading

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Girl’s Talk—Green And Me

I dunno if this green turtle neck gift from hubby suits me but it’s the only green that I have in my closet. I love greens in my surroundings though–our mother nature.  I can’t imagine a world without green in it. — I … Continue reading

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Music Monday—Secret Base~Kimi Ga Kureta Mono~

Zone was a four female band and has been categorized in a new genre known as bandol, a combination of band and idol here in Japan. Zone was officially disbanded year 2005 of April. It was their decision to disband … Continue reading

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Scenic Sunday—Three Storied Pagoda

Originally built in 1712, the pagoda underwent three major repairs in 1801, 1812 and 1858. JIMON carvings may be seen engraved on it’s pillars, architraves and the likes. The end of rafters are ornamented with dragons carved in the full … Continue reading

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Girl’s Talk–Violet And Me

Violet is a fave of mine  and I really love the combination of black and violet the most!  I also have a friend who loves violet and the color reminds me of her. ^_^ A recycled photo from my previous post: … Continue reading

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Music Monday—Makenaide ( Don’t Give Up )

When I’m feeling stressed and feeling down spirited, the lyrics of this song from Zard makes my heart uplifting and lively. Sakai Izumi, the lead vocalist of the band Zard died 3 years ago..Wherever you are, I want to thank … Continue reading

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Girl’s Talk–Red

I’m back again at Girl’s Talk and it’s great to be back and be able to visit my fellow girl talkers^_^ And for this months theme is all about COLORS and the pick topic is RED I’m a fan of … Continue reading

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Ruby Tuesday

A mail box in Japan—I love giving letters and cards to friends all over the country and hoping to continue to get in touch with them. Of course the new technology is giving us the easy way to communicate but … Continue reading

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