Category Archives: ≫≫≫ Quotidian

◆The Next New Generations

  The Next New Generations     If you have stepped into my room, you can tell that I’m a bit of plant fanatic1. I have a huge collection of leafy2 plants, especially succulants3. It gets beyond my control4 sometimes, but you know people can’t stay rational5 when we love something, right?       [...]

◆2 Old Guys Sitting by the River

  2 Old Guys Sitting by the River(by Will)       With our lives still restricted1 by Covid-19, my birding with Paul has been really limited.   For the past couple of months, our birding has meant2 meeting outside his apartment building and walking – fully masked and properly3 distanced – to a park [...]

◆My Life in Self Quarantine

  My Life in Self Quarantine       During this period of self quarentine1, like other people, my life is quite changed. Of course, we don’t see many people in person2. After we started teaching online3, there is always a loud voice in the house, talking at4 a computer. There are many different aspects5 [...]

◆One Stay Here

  One Stay Here       I’m very sorry that I didn’t update our blog this month until now. It has been a very busy time for us running1 our classes, supporting the switch to online lessons and teaching online lessons which requires2 more energy than teaching in person3. (←Don’t worry! We are accustomed [...]

◆What I Learned from my Doc

  What I Learned from my Doc      Recently, I had my 6-month check-up on my thyroid1 at the University Hospital. I’m not diagnosed with2 Basedow’s disease nor Hashimoto thyroiditis. My thyroid is functioning normally, but somehow my brain doesn’t produce enough thyroid stimulating3 hormone.       This time, unusually, my doctor suggested [...]