My Number 1 Fear When Traveling
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My Number 1 Fear When Traveling

This post was hard to write for a multitude of reasons. It’s something I keep private to the majority of people. Not because I’m ashamed but because I don’t let many people get that close to me. So why am I even writing this? Because it’s going to affect many aspects of my travels alone. […]

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Photo Books
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Photo Books

**Note: This post contains referral links, which means I receive store credit if you make a purchase using the link(s). Making photo books didn’t occur to me until halfway through our trip to Montreal. After searching for the best deals and processing the trip’s photos, I finally put in an order with Mixbook. Originally I […]

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Free Romaji Disaster Recovery Checklist
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Free Romaji Disaster Recovery Checklist

Resurrected Post. We’re all guilty of using romaji. Even if you know zero Japanese. How? Sushi, karaoke, samurai, and so on are in romaji. It’s been the go-to resource in the language study community for over a century. Why?Because it works fast. Yet anyone how’s had contact with real Japanese knows romaji is not Japanese. […]

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learn a language
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Learning a Language – Two Years Reflection

I started studying Japanese while in high school. Growing up with movies/anime like Kiki’s Delivery Service, Laputa, Sailor Moon, and Card Captor Sakura; it’s only natural that I derived an interest in Japanese culture and language. While I studied the first 6 chapters of the Genki series abroad in Canada, I wasn’t able to financially […]

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Spring Cleaning Checklist
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Free Printable Spring Cleaning Checklist

With Spring fresh in the air, now is the time for renewing and lightening yourself from the holiday season. Often we don’t just pack on the pounds, we also squirrel away gifts, papers, clothing, and other unnecessary things. Spring cleaning is more than just throwing out trash, it’s about creating a healthy living environment. While […]

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