Tag Archives: Winter

Traveling Japan (Part 1)

After the difficulty of negotiating dates throughout December and desk-warming for a week, I was excited to finally stretch my wings and go to my first planned winter destination: Japan (January 7 to 20). Overview Part 1 of the Winter Break: I spent five days visiting, Shiori, a good friend from college who had been […]

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Ice, Ice, Everywhere, And Not A Drop To Drink

The snow has not let up, but then again what do you expect? This is the northeast after all. Last night we got ice.
The good thing about ice is that it almost guarantees that there is a snow day, because unlike snow, which you can plow up if you are given enough time before the storm lets up, ice gets everywhere and stays.

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