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ハンドル名LaurenK さん
ブログタイトルBestLivingJapan.com
ブログURLhttp://www.bestlivingjapan.com
サイト紹介文English blog with curated information on life in Japan for Japanese and Foreigners.
自由文I am an American mother of four kids married to a Japanese Nationale living in Tokyo. I have been an executive at a large US ecommerce company in Japan for the past 14 years. Our lives are crazy busy, but everyday is an adventure.
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  • Tokyo Dome Rollerskating, Kōrakuen ? Enjoy Family Skating
  • If you are looking for half day indoor activity, I highly recommend the Tokyo Dome Rollerskating Area. Great exercise in a very fa
    mily friendly environment. The Tokyo Dome Rollerskating Arena in Kōrakuen is one of the largest indoor roller-skate rinks in Toky
    o, and there is also a smaller rink for the little kids. Entry fee …The post Tokyo Dome Rollerskating, Kōrakuen ? Enjoy Famil
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  • Make A Tokyo Summer Oasis ? 10 Summer Water Play Items
  • It is hot outside and getting hotter ? time to make a Tokyo summer oasis on your patio or balcony. No matter how small your spac
    e, you can create a fun and refreshing area for your family. Here are our recommended ten summer water play items. All are for sal
    e at local stores or on …The post Make A Tokyo Summer Oasis ? 10 Summer Water Play Items appeared first on Best Living Japan
    - Your Free [続きを読む]
  • What is Tanabata? ? Learn, Go, Make
  • Tanabata is celebrated on July 7th in Japan. Similar to Girls Day, until the birth of Baby, four years ago, we never celebrated Ta
    nabata. Not that Tanabata is only for girls, but my daughter definitely has more interest in the story of the princess and prince
    than my boys ever did. Celebrate with your family …The post What is Tanabata? ? Learn, Go, Make appeared first on Best Living
    Japan - Your [続きを読む]
  • 2017 Top Tokyo Summer Fireworks ? Tokyo Hanabi
  • Here are our 2017 Top Tokyo Summer Fireworks recommendations.Tokyo area fireworks are a must experience. The sky of Tokyo area wil
    l be alive with fireworks once the rainy season passes in mid-July. I believe one has not experienced Japan until you wear your yu
    kata (cotton kimono) and geta (wooden sandals) to view hanabi (fireworks). It …The post 2017 Top Tokyo Summer Fireworks ? Tok
    yo Hanab [続きを読む]
  • June 24 & 25, 2017 Tokyo Weekend Family Events and Activities
  • Here are our recommended June 24 & 25, 2017 Tokyo Weekend Family Events and Activities. Enjoy some dancing, treasure hunting, ethn
    ic food and fun. Also, check out our list of recommended summer activities and events,kid friendly museums,and indoor activity spo
    ts. Remember to applymosquitorepellentandsun protection,and also drink lots of water. Have fun! 1. Gujo Odori (Aoyama) …The p [続きを読む]
  • Wading Pools and Splash Ponds 2016 ? Jyabu Jyabu Spots
  • Wading pools and splash ponds 2016!It’s that time of year again ― the sun is high, the days are long, and the kids are itching
    to cool down with outdoor waterplay. Tokyo area wading pools will open from July 1st this year! Here is our list of outdoor wadin
    g pools & splash ponds that are …The post Wading Pools and Splash Ponds 2016 ? Jyabu Jyabu Spots appeared first on Best Living
    Japan - Y [続きを読む]
  • Thomas Land at Fuji-Q Highland, Yamanashi
  • Thomas Land, in Yamanashi, Japan,is the world’s first Thomas & Friends Theme Park. Located a 1.5 hour drive from central Tokyo,
    and withinthe Fuji-Q HighlandTheme Park, it`s a great day trip with your Thomaslovingkids. If one day is not enough plan to stay i
    n one of the Thomas-themed rooms at the neighbouring Fuji Q Highland …The post Thomas Land at Fuji-Q Highland, Yamanashi appeare
    d [続きを読む]
  • Which Japanese Rice to Buy? ? Types, Price and More
  • If you’ve wandered into a Japanese supermarket simply shopping for rice, you have probably been surprised and maybe overwhelmed
    by the variety. White rice, brown rice, non-wash rice the list goes on! Japanese rice is more than a source of carbohydrate, it is
    a part of Japan’s culture. According to Japanese folk tale, a rabbit …The post Which Japanese Rice to Buy? ? Types, Price
    and More appea [続きを読む]
  • Top Tokyo Area Fireworks ? Summer 2017 ? Hanabi in Tokyo
  • Tokyo area fireworks are a must experience. The sky of Tokyo area will be alive with fireworks once the rainy season passes in mid
    -July. I believe one has not experienced Japan until you wear your yukata (cotton kimono) and geta (wooden sandals) to view hanabi
    (fireworks). It is great fun! Here are the best 10 …The post Top Tokyo Area Fireworks ? Summer 2017 ? Hanabi in Tokyo appea
    red first o [続きを読む]
  • Summer 2017 Tokyo Family Friendly Museum Exhibits ? Top 10
  • Here are our recommended Top 10 Summer 2017 Tokyo Family Friendly Museum Exhibits. Lots of options from popular characters to Japa
    nese art to keep your kids engaged and amused. These 10 exhibits have varying end dates from June ? October 2017. Don’t miss o
    ut! If you are just looking for a fun museum any time …The post Summer 2017 Tokyo Family Friendly Museum Exhibits ? Top 10 app
    eared first [続きを読む]
  • June 17 & 18, 2017 Tokyo Weekend Family Events and Activities
  • Here are our recommendedJune 17 & 18, 2017 Tokyo Weekend Family Events and Activities.Sunday, June 18th is Father`s Day: Get agrea
    t gift for the Dad in your life. Here are a few gift ideas and outings with dad. If you are planning to go out for brunchmake rese
    rvations at one of our favoriteTokyo breakfast brunch …The post June 17 & 18, 2017 Tokyo Weekend Family Events and Activities a [続きを読む]
  • Tokyo Area Blueberry Picking Locations 2016
  • Late Juneto early September is blueberry picking season in Japan. Here are six recommendations for blueberry picking farms you can
    enjoy in the Kanto area. I have chosen six gardens for great half-day or one-day trips; two in Chiba-ken, two in Saitama-ken and
    twoin Kanagawa-ken. Many of these gardens run through September, but best blueberry …The post Tokyo Area Blueberry Picking Locat
    ions [続きを読む]
  • Tokyo Father’s Day ? Gift Ideas and Outings with Dad
  • Tokyo Father’s Day is this Sunday, June 18th. Celebrate all that dads do with these great gift ideas and outings. *** Tokyo Fath
    er`s Day *** GREAT GIFTS FOR DAD 1) Personalized Card from kids. Dads heart`s melt when receiving personalized Father`s Day cards
    from kids. Here are a few great Father`s day card ideas from …The post Tokyo Father’s Day ? Gift Ideas and Outings with Dad
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  • Cooking with Okra ? Summer Shun
  • I love summer veggies! Beautiful tomatoes, corn, cucumbers, edamame and of course okra. Growing up in the North East of the U.S.,
    I never ate okra. My first okra was in Japan over 20 years ogo, and I immediately fell in love. I can eat bowls of lightly boiled
    okra with soy sauce and fish …The post Cooking with Okra ? Summer Shun appeared first on Best Living Japan - Your Free Family
    Guide to Jap [続きを読む]
  • The New York Club, Azabu Juban ? Tokyo Bagel and Sandwich Shop
  • Plain, toasted or sandwiched The New York Club bagel shop makes locally and serves up some delicious creations. Great place to gra
    b a bagel to go for a picnic lunch. The New York Club bagel shop makes hand-rolled bagels everyday right in the Azabu Juban shop.
    You can grab a traditional plain, whole wheat, Aosa …The post The New York Club, Azabu Juban ? Tokyo Bagel and Sandwich Shop a
    ppeared firs [続きを読む]
  • June 10 & 11, 2017 Tokyo Weekend Family Events and Activities
  • Here are our recommended June 10 & 11, 2017 Tokyo Weekend Family Events and Activities. It looks like it is going to be a warmeran
    d sunny weekend.A great time to venture out and explore the numerous festivals and take time to enjoy the hydrangeas and irises in
    bloom. Laugh, Learn and Live. ~Best Living Japan …The post June 10 & 11, 2017 Tokyo Weekend Family Events and Activities appear
    ed firs [続きを読む]