Yesterday, February 28th would have been Tammy Hayes’46th birthday. In years past it was a day filled with laughter, heartwarming cards, and cake. Sometimes it was a shopping day too. In recent years it has become a little more somber. This coming April will be the start of the third year since my Mothers death that … More 28 Days of Tammy
Valentines day has gone and past, but there are still those who think they are deserving of chocolates and treats. Some of those people being students at my base school. Since the holiday I have been asked by several boys “where is my chocolate?” Two of which have been pestering me to give them chocolate … More When you give some boys some chocolates…
I was roaming around the internet today searching for something to read while at work, when a post about where people write for their blogs and websites caught my eye. Most of the featured spaces were quite personal areas around their homes. Each space seemed emit a cozy feeling, but I guess that is because it … More A space for the ramblings of a free spirit.
Trying to find motivation these days has been a trial. There are many things I should be working on and trying to accomplish. I have been finding difficulty with this for last the last few weeks, maybe even the whole month. First of all I think the February slump has hit me. You know, that … More Tis the season to be gray, Fa la la la la la la la BLEAH!
Yesterday was an adventure. Finall lessons, P.E. Class, and evacuation drills; It was no average day for Ms. Amanda. It started out normal, get up, go to work, and get ready for the days lessons, but I only had one lesson to teach. It sadly was one of my final lesson classes. But after that … More It was no average day for Ms. Amanda.
It was Monday night and I was just getting up from watching another episode of Everybody Love Raymond to go for a run, when my phone started to ring. It was a call from Akita-san. I quickly answered not knowing what to expect. She wanted me to come out for the night to have dinner … More The Call
I can proudly say I had a wonderful Valentines week. Okay, maybe it wasn’t a full week, but I celebrated the holiday of everything red and chocolaty for several days. It was a lot different from how I normally spend it, which is alone watching some sappy K or J Drama with a dinner made … More I might be single, but I am not alone.
People have been asking me if I miss American food. I honestly don’t miss much. The things I do miss are things that most American people don’t look for in food. I guess I am really not a normal American person, but I think we all already knew that. Back in the states I was … More Number 13
Valentines day is coming up fast and everyone knows what that means. Yes! Day after discounted chocolate and wine sales!! But lets get real, Valentines day is a holiday celebrated all around the world. Now, the traditions might differ in each country but the meaning is still the same; a day full of love and … More You’re my Honey Bun, Sugar Plum, Pumpi-um-pi-umkin.
This weekend was nothing crazy, but it was nice. It as a little lazy and filled with maybe what I should consider to much food. Still, I enjoyed it. Saturday I slept in till about 8:30 am. I know, wow right? For many that is normal every day wake up time, but for me that was sleeping … More Nothing crazy, but not too lazy.