New Year’s Eve~ Hot Ramen~!

New Year’s Eve~ Hot Ramen~!

Tosh, Shimon, Annie, and I decided to bring in the new year Japanese style. We went to a local shrine that was suggested by Shimon and Tosh. We waited for a bit at the shrine, but we were too cold so we decided to get something warm to eat. I had the best Ramen in the...
Warmth of Family During the Winter

Warmth of Family During the Winter

I went to visit my host family in Nagoya the day before Christmas eve. Who else would you rather spend your Pre-Christmas eve with? I was happy that no matter what happened with my life in Toyohashi, I always had a wonderful family in Nagoya that I could count on....
A Christmas Party~

A Christmas Party~

Gabby’s Christmas Party 2009~! Wonderful friends, foods, drinks, and presents! I invited my Japanese teacher to the event and he seemed to enjoy himself. There was a random gift exchange for the party as well. I got a cat that Nancy (Shimon’s Mom put into...
Beautiful Downtown Toyohashi

Beautiful Downtown Toyohashi

Toyohashi, my windy home for the year, has a spectacular downtown. There are shops for almost everything you could need, amazing food vendors and restaurants, and a station that can take you almost anywhere in Japan. The view was especially amazing this winter. They...
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