Hello from America! :D The time has come...!! Towards the end of July, I followed through with my earlier decision and finished up my contract with JET. I then started to say goodbye to everyone and everything that had been a part of my life for the past two years. :( I felt that it … Continue reading Goodbye Japan! じゃあね~
Hello!! It's been a while since I've posted - whoops! Big life changes have been happening (post coming up on that soon) and my once-a-month blog post goal kind of flew out the window... BUT! I am back on track for the rest of the year. :) Now then! Even though pretty all of my family and … Continue reading My ALT School Life with JET
This winter break, I was lucky enough to go home to America for the holidays! :) I was able to see friends, eat things I was super excited for (Chipotle, American sushi, normal pizza, CHEESE, Polish sausages and cheeses, Polish Christmas dishes, mom's cooking <3), spend a lot of time with my mom, talk to my … Continue reading Home for the Holidays with a side of Reverse Culture Shock!
Alright, onto September! (Inwardly cringing since it's November already but whatevskis...) September was a blur! It started off with my first days of school at each of my schools, and opening ceremonies. At one of my opening ceremonies I spoke only in English, but at my local school, I spoke each sentence in both English and Japanese … Continue reading Overview: September
Alright, let's go! I'm in Komono, but this is going to be a very reflective post, rather than an play-by-play of what happened these past few days. Now that I posted my first Japan post, I can go into a little more detail about my first impressions, which I kind of glossed over in the … Continue reading Thoughts and feelings on my first few days in Japan