Tag Archives: travel

Tobu Zoo Park

Note: Japanese zoos are generally not the best place regarding animal welfare. Most of the zoos, I have visited have a few cages where my heart breaks for the welfare of the animals. That said, I believe zoos do have … Continue reading

Posted in Japan, Tokyo, Tokyo with kids, Travel, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Mari Mari Cultural Village

As part of our holiday to Borneo (Malaysia), we joined a tour to Mari Mari Cultural Park. The park is in Kionsom, which was about a 40 minute drive from our hotel. Upon arrival, we were assigned an English speaking … Continue reading

Posted in Good days, Malaysia, Travel | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Exploring, exploring…

I have made a new friend at swimming. She and I meet every week while our children have their lesson and as the year has progressed we are becoming more than just two mums-who-meet-at-the-pool-every-week. She only arrived in the summer, … Continue reading

Posted in Exploring, Exploring, My 5..., Tokyo, Travel | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

Beginning of the School Year Blues

It’s that time of year again. The children are back at school. But I have been struggling a bit. Looking back at various posts, it’s not the first time I’m struggling with this, so I’ll try not to bore you … Continue reading

Posted in Growing as a person, Somedays, Travel | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Tokyo with Kids- Yoyogi Park

One of the things that I found challenging when I first arrived was to find places to take the children to where they could have fun, learn new things and experience this amazing country. I have decided that I will … Continue reading

Posted in Fun Days, Good days, Parenting, Somedays, Tokyo, Tokyo with kids, Travel | Tagged , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Tokyo with Kids- Tokyo Toy Museum

One of the things that I found challenging when I first arrived was to find places to take the children to where they could have fun, learn new things and experience this amazing country. I have decided that I will … Continue reading

Posted in Fun Days, Good days, Parenting, Somedays, Tokyo, Tokyo with kids, Travel | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Tokyo with Kids- Shinagawa Aquarium

One of the things that I found challenging when I first arrived was to find places to take the children to where they could have fun, learn new things and experience this amazing country. I have decided that I will … Continue reading

Posted in Fun Days, Good days, Parenting, Somedays, Tokyo, Tokyo with kids, Travel | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Tokyo with Kids- Epson Aqua Stadium

One of the things that I found challenging when I first arrived was to find places to take the children to where they could have fun, learn new things and experience this amazing country. I have decided that I will … Continue reading

Posted in Fun Days, Good days, Parenting, Somedays, Tokyo, Tokyo with kids, Travel | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Spring into Spring Series- Out ‘n About

       I so love spring.       The feeling of the days getting longer…         Seedlings piercing the ground….       The milder temperatures…..        The sound of birds calling for a mate……      The sun gently stirring sleeping world. I want to get out. To explore. … Continue reading

Posted in Fun Days, Series and Challenges, Spring into Spring, Tokyo, Travel | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Spring into Spring Series- Showa Kinen Park

  I so love spring.       The feeling of the days getting longer…         Seedlings piercing the ground….       The milder temperatures…..        The sound of birds calling for a mate……      The sun gently stirring sleeping world. I want to get out. To explore. … Continue reading

Posted in Fun Days, Series and Challenges, Spring into Spring, Tokyo, Travel | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment