Doing All The Stereotypical Japanese Things In Tokyo

Whenever I think of the word ‘Japanese’, I inevitably think of the song ‘Turning Japanese‘┬áby The Vapors which, in turn, envelops me in a loop of tracks Romy and Michele’s High School Reunion’s glorious soundtrack…. Just so you know, there’ll be a constant stream of stomping 80’s hits in my head while I’m writing this post. It’s not really relevant but I just thought I’d share. Isn’t it nice to share?   You know what else
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January 19, 2015

Adopting A Dog In Taipei, Or Yazhou’s Story

I’ve never really had a dog before. Well, that’s not entirely true. I grew up on a farm, and there were always dogs around. Nell, Floss, Towser, Betty, Boothroyd, Nipscrew, Scooter, Misty, and…
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January 7, 2015

The Price Ain’t Right Back Home

On my recent trip back to the UK, I got scared. Not the good kind of scared, as in the, “Ohmygod look at all this cheese, how am I ever going to finish it all?” variety, and not the scary kind of, “I’m…
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January 5, 2015

My 2015 Travel Plans

In keeping with the theme of my last post, which was about my fourteen favourite things of 2014…, I was going to call this post something like ‘The 15 New Places I’ll Visit In 2015′. Then I
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December 31, 2014

My 14 Fave Things From 2014

It’s the end of the year now. The very last day to be precise, a day where everyone is making resolutions on how they’ll better themselves in 2015, and where every blogger is frantically typing…
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December 29, 2014

The Bumper 2014 Round-Up Post

Raindrops on roses and whiskers on kittens, something on something and la dee doo mittens…OK, so I might need to watch The Sound Of Music again as I don’t seem to quite have the lyrics down. As you’ve…
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December 26, 2014

British Christmas Food: All The Noms

British Christmas food is, hands down, my favourite holiday food in the whole wide world. Maybe I’m a bit biased, what with me being British and all, and Christmas being my favourite holiday. Or maybe…
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