Zojo-ji Temple on Tokyo is the family temple of the Tokugawa Shoguns that ruled Japan from 1600 until 1868. If you’re like me, you know them better as the fictionalized Toranaga Shoguns in James Clavell’s novels Shogun and Gaijin (amazing books, read them!). The Garden of Unborn Children lines one side of the temple. The […]
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Here’s another shot of Hatagaya, our home in Tokyo. am actually very conflicted about this image. One the one hand I love that I got the dry-cleaner himself in the shot. On the other hand, The chaos of it kind of makes my brain hurt; I just wish those banners weren’t there. But, on the […]
This was a quaint little restaurant in the Hatagaya neighbourhood of Tokyo, near where we stayed. We never ate there, but we walked by it a few times as it was located along a beautiful tree-lined pedestrian street. But it always seemed to be closed.
The best part about my wife’s new business is that every time she creates a new product, I get to take pictures of it! This is her mashup of Star Wars and The Legend of Zelda cross-stitch pattern, which is for sale at her store. I have an acquaintance with a love for 3D printing […]