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July 11, 2015

Five Things I Miss About Living in Japan

You never know what you miss until you don’t have it anymore.

July 5, 2015

Why do Japanese women cover their mouth while laughing?

Have you ever wondered why Japanese women cover their mouth with their hand when they laugh or even smile?

April 26, 2015

The Secret to Flawless Japanese Skin Care

The surprising secret that Japanese women use to maintain their flawless skin.

April 5, 2015

The Struggle of Working Women in Japan

In Japan many women are forced to choose between marriage or a career.

March 31, 2015

Ariana Miyamoto: The Biracial Beauty

Japan has taken an important step to show a new definition of what it means to be Japanese.

March 15, 2015

The Significance Of The Cherry Blossoms In Japan

Sakura is not just an unofficial national flower of Japan but it has symbolic significance to people of Japan.

February 19, 2015

Avoid Large Fees By Staying in a Guest House

Be prepared to really get to know your neighbors.

February 14, 2015

Dating Differences Between America and Japan

In Japan, it’s not strange if a woman asks a man out but in America, it seems that women tend to wait for men to ask them out.

January 18, 2015

The Japanese Sound Princess

Going to the restroom is a serious business in Japan.

January 13, 2015

Dealing with Japan’s High Suicide Rate

This issue is very complex and will not be fixed overnight. With the help of the community and the Japanese government, I believe that it will become easier for sufferers to seek help.

December 28, 2014

Why are Japanese people so skinny?

Is there more to skinny Japanese people than just their diet?

November 2, 2014

The Beauty And Burden Of Shikata ga nai

Stuff happens. It’s how you deal with it that makes your life.

October 19, 2014

Japanese Double Eyelid Surgery

What are double eyelids and why do so many Japanese girls want them?

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