81 Thoughts I Had While Watching The 90th Oscars

I have always wanted to watch The Oscars. In the past I had never really had the time to sit through a prolonged award ceremony, the exception being my high school academic award presentations which went on FOREVER. This year was different though; I had a day free and decided it was time to indulge in a little Oscars frivolity. So, here are three and … Continue reading 81 Thoughts I Had While Watching The 90th Oscars

Japanese Etiquette: A Guide for the First-Timer

Most people associate Japan with bustling city streets, delectable cuisine and quirky pop culture. However, Japan has a softer side that travellers may not expect when they venture over to the land of the rising sun. Despite it’s frantic and full-on nature, manners and etiquette are a significant part of Japanese culture. It can be difficult to adjust to certain cultural practices however it is … Continue reading Japanese Etiquette: A Guide for the First-Timer