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Monthly Archives: April, 2017

May 2017 iPhone Calendar Wallpaper

Hey guys! It’s almost May, so for everyone out there like me struggling to stay organized I’ve created this little iPhone wallpaper that’s also a calendar for this month. It starts from Monday, because honestly I just can’t wrap my head around a week that starts from Sunday… sorry, my week ends on Sunday, not starts. ;D …

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Kyushu Trip Day 5 & 6: Unzen and Shimabara (still Nagasaki Prefecture)

A few hours away on a bus took us to a mysterious area called Unzen. Actually, Unzen is the name of a vulcano, which, as I found out later, is still active and making the whole surrounding area potentially dangerous.

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Brazilian Jiu-jitsu: basics

Have you ever heard of Jiu-jitsu or jujutsu? Wanna know more? This video is for you! (^__^) Click here to watch it on YouTube

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Morinaga sweets bag: un…bagging?!

Morinaga, one of the oldest confectionery companies in Japan, showed up yesterday at our company with some big sale giving anyone a chance to buy some sweet (and not only) stuff for a substantially lower price. And even though I’m normally not so into sweets, I couldn’t resist grabbing a bag of goodies from them. …

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Kyushu Trip Day 3 & 4: Nagasaki – Highlights

I realized that my previous post about Nagasaki was all just words, words and words! Ain’t nobody got time for dis? Now I’m fixing it by adding some pictures. So, Nagasaki’s best: Food! Of course, it’s Nagasaki chanpon! Tasty as hell!

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