Food, Life, People, Travel

12 Rules While Visiting Japan

Some people may think that Japan has many “rules,” but I think it creates order and a sense of calm. I love rules and I love when people respect and follow rules. I was a Kindergarten teacher after all 😛. These were some of my observations from my one week vacationing in Japan last week:… Continue reading 12 Rules While Visiting Japan

Life, Parenting, People, Quotes

Simple Thanksgivings

Every year in my Kindergarten classroom, we spent the days before Thanksgiving talking about what "giving thanks" meant.  At first, most of the kids were only appreciative of the toys and physical belongings they had.  After more discussions, the students began to look deeper into their daily lives and into their surroundings, and then every… Continue reading Simple Thanksgivings