This is a famous ikigai venn diagram and this is how ikigai is regarded in the West by most people. Well, how about in Japan?
Although we had a splendid holiday in England, one thing we missed was our hot summer. While we were staying we couldn’t recall a single
I am sorry I haven’t been able to update the blog. I have been tied up with the preparations to go to England, and also,
Occasionally, I like to go to Kyoto or Osaka to get a feeling of city life. Although I promote country life and I prefer living
We had junior high school students stay at our house yesterday and today. They are from a city and they wanted to experience life in the
Hino Festival held on May 2nd to 3rd in Hino Town, Shiga Prefecture is one of the first traditional Japanese Festivals to be held in
The second part of the Golden Week was fantastic, too. We had a couchsurfer from England staying with us and went to Hino Festival. We
In Japan, we have Golden Week this week, and this year many people have 1o consecutive holidays, making it the biggest holiday season in the
When you hear a word Washoku, you might think of Sushi, Ramen, or Sukiyaki. Well, none of them is a typical Japanese food as far
Reiwa is a word everybody is talking about in Japan at the moment. It is the name of our next era starting on May 1st.