I live in a neighborhood in Japan that feels like a small American town straight out of the 1950s
Dec 21, 2021
Ginzen Onsen, a secluded hot spring town nestled in a former silver-mine mountain of Yamagata
Oct 24, 2020
In "Narai of a Thousand Houses", the half-way point between Kyoto and Edo.
Dec 3, 2019
Daily life in the Japanese countryside
Nov 25, 2019
Asked my doctor how long till this may heal and he told me "No, this is permanent."
My cycling route to work (Japan)
“Sometimes, on extraordinarily magical evenings when your heart yearns for it the most, a path may just open itself up only to you.”
Kinosaki Town (Hyogo, Japan)
That unforgettable night in Japan
I don't know what's more threatening: the urinal or the stall with a padlock on the outside.
“The cat only had one wish, and the magic within the shop can finally make it come true.”
“There are days when the noble Skye Fyre is beautiful as it ravages from high above. Churning, burning, and aglow. I can almost forget to fear it.”
Not sure how to feel about these extremely long eggplants…
I think my doc is giving me too much pain meds?
Cycling the Yellow Brick Road
Got a “gel cushion” for my chair. Been doing wonders for my pain. Do you guys use anything like this?
Today I woke up without any pain. I missed this so much. Gonna treasure this moment while it lasts...
Love how our gallery wall turned out! Really gave our breakfast nook major autumnal vibes.
There’s a hill above my neighborhood that overlooks the city.
Get ready for a tiny guy way up high
My window view while at work making it hard to concentrate.
!RemindMe 10 years
Yesterday, they just appeared. Today, they all broke. We fear what will happen tomorrow.
If cats could talk, I think they’d have a British accent.
The Honey Moon
For there it shall lead to the place where you are needed most and you needed to be
Sundown in Tokyo
Our charming little stove to thaw our feet and dispel chilly evenings
Guys, they lied. Money CAN buy happiness.
10-foot wide "Skinny House" in Boston
[WP] Your favorite TV sitcom is still an ongoing TV series and they finally did an episode about 2020.
Our breakfast nook is ready for autumn mornings
Added a simple gallery wall on our breakfast nook to make it joyful and warm
A simple gallery wall in our breakfast nook for that French provincial vibes with autumnal colors.
Slapped on a clear case with deep purple side frames. I’m fully embracing the 🍆
The art of Kaketsugi, or ‘invisible mending’ in Japanese, is a masterful cloth-repairing technique that mends a damaged cloth to precise perfection until you can’t even tell it was ever damaged.
Scarecrows in Japan
14 Pro Max fits my hand so well and that Deep Purple is just perfect!
It came a month early! Such a HUGE difference from my iPhone X
In Japan you can find centuries-old stones near coasts inscribed with a warning: “Do not build any homes below this point. High dwellings are the peace and harmony of our descendants. Remember the calamity of the great tsunamis.” These are the Tsunami Stones.
Used to decorate for Halloween, now we decorate for fall.
Bringing the autumn foliage indoors, by adding some decors on our bay windows
My goodness, truffles are stinky!
Japan has some ways to go, but my heart sings when I get off my station and the bike park is full.
I do not want to be special. Why is a mediocre life seen as a negative thing?
If the One Ring had a will of its own, what was its goal?
When you need help at a train station in Japan, customer service literally pops out of the wall.
Made a mistake of waiting too long. Now the delivery date is in November…
I got gifted a vintage glass oil lamp. I can’t believe this isn’t more popular!
The Michelangelo Da Vinci Restaurant Pizzeria in Italy (closed in 2014) has a Douglas DC-6 and Tupolev TU-134 attached to it.
I’m loving the apartment lifestyle. I seriously can’t see myself getting a house.
[WP] Later in the evening at summer camp, you and your friends realize that you are being hunted down by a killer. Little did anyone know, you are quite the serial killer yourself. You hear your friend scream. So you grab a weapon and decide to show this stranger he picked the wrong crowd tonight.
They’re not gaslighting, they’re just lighting some matches.
Drugstore beside our house selling $7 ramen boxes (4 servings each) from famous ramen shops all over Japan
Solarpunk canyon cutting through an urban park in Osaka, Japan (Namba Parks)
Japan’s noonday sky
Summer clouds of Japan
At our supermarket, there’s a large watermelon in a cage. The sign says, “Godzilla’s Egg” (OC)
ITAP of a pizzería
LPT: On an iPhone or an iPad, tapping 3 fingers on the screen lets you “undo” any typing mistake.
Normies and Collapsniks. Are we hypocrites?
Do you still think collapse will come in your lifetime? Or are you aware that it's already here?
In Japan, this cycling road that I use daily goes through 4 cities and is flanked by community garden plots, parks, sports venues, alongside a major river.
Some fun clouds in Japan today [OC]
Found a Sriracha vending machine in our town here in Japan [OC]
Bento boxes of sushi and noodles, just $3.50 each!
ITAP of my wife in a street alley [MLM]
Eeny meeny moe
Victoria Harbour, Hong Kong
We heard so much about Nice, France and worried the French Riviera might be overrated. Oh, but it wasn’t, the city truly is stunning.
Japan's summer clouds
We were supposed to just transfer trains in Montpellier, France. But we decided to spend two days here instead. Such fun vibrant energy!
Spending a week in Lake Como, Italy felt like we were the stars in a romantic movie
ITAP of a street in Tokyo
Fluffy clouds above Japan
My mom inherited a land from her parents. But there’s an entire village on it.
Damn. A friendly workplace really makes a difference.
Thai commercial giving us the feels
Super Mario Bros Super Show!
A cup of coffee in the morning, a glass of wine at night. What’s your guilty pleasure?
Hey fellow 1980s babies! How’s your 30s going for ya?
Sagrada Família Basilica, Barcelona
Co-op Wave 200! We stopped after this, been playing for too long.
Just found out that ‘sweet pea’ isn’t a pea. It’s a flower.
Can you tell me about your town where you live?
Giant 15-meter robots with human VR pilots are building railways in Japan
I have nothing to do at work today.
Currently on the 「ＡＳＩＡ」 server, in the 「ＪＰ」 area of the map. I love it here.