Misconceptions About Japan

It never ceases to amaze me how many misconceptions there are about Japan and the Japanese people. There is barely a day that goes by that I don’t get some weird question, read a gross generalization, or have something bonkers pop up on my Facebook feed. With how obsessed the world seems with Japan, the […]

Spouse Visa – An Unequal System?

It’s that time again. Time for me to renew my spouse visa. For me this is an annual event, despite being married to my Japanese husband for nearly 9 years and having 2 children. Every single time I have been given a 1 year visa with no explanation why. For those not familiar with the […]