super awesome train museum

November 2nd, 2013 / by / in: travel / No responses

I think I left the Japan entries somewhere around Nagoya, so back to Nagoya we go! Besides the amazing Totoro house, we really wanted to go to the train museum in Nagoya. The museum is called the SCMaglev and Railway Park in English, but that name is weird and unexciting, so […]

the totoro dream house

August 10th, 2013 / by / in: everything cute / 11 Responses

One of my favourite movies in the ENTIRE WORLD is My Neighbor Totoro (となりのトトロ Tonari no Totoro in Japanese). I love all of the Studio Ghibli movies, but Totoro is my absolute favourite, forever and always. I’ve been to the Ghibli Museum in Mitaka a couple times (you might remember […]


August 9th, 2013 / by / in: travel / 1 Response

The beauty of working from home: one night, Mike and I decided to go Nagoya. We decided this around 2am and I booked bus tickets and a hotel room for the next day, because why not? Why not go to Nagoya on a whim? Part of the reason was that […]