the lasts…

Cindy and I went out to Boulder for a fun last trip before I leave. And of course, being that we both love 魚 or fish we were very intrigued by the sushi happy hour. We also had fun wandering pearl street finding Cured, an awesome cheese/meat/wine shop where we both sampled their wonderful Dunbarton…

The first batch

Yay! I don’t have any pictures for you (except this generic one from google) but I wanted to share the great news. Our first batch of cards for the Japanese tsunami victims have been collected and will be sent out to be translated. Our lovely sisters at the Tokyo church meet together for a monthly…

Anthropologie Giveaway!

The first giveaway for this blog is here! So everyone is welcome and encouraged to participate. In honor of the new card ministry, where kids can write cards for Japan’s tsunami victims, we’ll be giving away a TUC wood whale which keeps together all the your special cards, envelopes, pencils, and even your phone. I…

Japan’s tsunami area

“Because of proximity to the nuclear reactor power plant site, please take caution and don’t go beyond this point”–this is the sign outside of the small ghost town of Odaka, Minami-soma. One year and 4 months after the tragic earthquake and tsunami, this town’s residents are only allowed to return to their homes during the…

just a quick…

…update since I haven’t blogged. A whirlwind of craziness is here between: traveling to Fukushima, the tsunami area, learning a new origami craft, helping at a hospital, meeting many of the elderly in temporary housing, going to Karuizawa, seeing the Kaufman family, having some new church experiences, and getting ready to leave TOMORROW. So no…