Monthly Archives: May 2011

English Immersion in Japan

When you first started studying English when did you start learning English? Did you learn after your teacher told you to memorize 30 verbs in 10 days? Did you learn after you watched an episode of the Disney Channel? Did … Continue reading

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It’s a rainy day…Now What?

The kids are crying! You are tired of texting! You have watched all of the DVDs in the house! You can’t even think about walking out the door since the very idea of putting the kids in a stroller, hopping … Continue reading

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Camping Made Easy: What types of camps are there?

The people at My Favorite Camping Store have an article entitled, “Kids Camping-It’s Not Easy…But it’s so rewarding.” I have to agree with them…camping is rewarding, but if you want to make it easy, then looking into weekend camps, day … Continue reading

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Bed-wetting at Camp

Bed-wetting a Problem? Don’t let a little tinkle stop your child from enjoying summer camp! Two years ago we took a group of children to camp and out of about nineteen 6-7 year old boys and girls we had three … Continue reading

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Shimmy Your Shyness Away

You see a notice in the school office for auditions for the school play. You stop and wonder if you should try out for a part.  You’ve always wanted to be on stage and you are constantly practicing the lines … Continue reading

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Camp it’s sooo Embarrassing!

Or is it? Depending on the age of your child she may feel that camping isn’t for her.  Maybe she prefers to stay on the phone and chat with friends? Or maybe your child is so attached to her iPod … Continue reading

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Baby Loves Disco (Tokyo)

Just so you know, I am on a list for Baby Loves Disco Japan! Since I am all about the moving  and grooving I thought I would share with you their latest email: (Scroll Down for English) BLDJ メンバーの皆様へ リマインダーメールです! … Continue reading

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Suessical Jr. the Musical

Tokyo International Players are at it again! This time TIP has activated the youth.  The mission of TIP Youth is to provide, Theater performed by and for the international youth of Tokyo. Suessical the Musical was written by Lynn Ahrens … Continue reading

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I’m homesick…

Campfire! Songs! Hikes! New friends! Who needs all of those things when you are feeling like you just want to go home? It’s perfectly normal for some children to feel homesick while they’re at camp. It’s actually healthy. Wouldn’t you … Continue reading

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