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5 Things I Did Wrong While Climbing Mount Fuji (and a few things I did right)

Last month, I had the opportunity to climb the majestic and challenging Fuji-San! I actually made the decision to climb it about 30 hours prior to climbing because sometimes I like to live life on the edge. ūüėČ However, because I had planned to climb Fuji sometime during our Japan stay AND because my husband had… Continue reading 5 Things I Did Wrong While Climbing Mount Fuji (and a few things I did right)

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Kirin Tea Factory Tour

If you've ever visited Japan, then chances are you have enjoyed a Kirin beverage.  Whether you ordered an ice cold beer or grabbed a bottle of tea out of a train station vending machine, it was mostly likely manufactured by the Kirin company.  Well I recently had the opportunity to take a tour of the… Continue reading Kirin Tea Factory Tour

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8 Things to Know Before Visiting the teamLab Borderless Digital Art Museum

Right now all the hype in Japan is this museum called the¬†MORI Building Digital Art Museum by EPSON teamLab Borderless. Everyone kept saying how amazing it was, so I decided to check it out to see what the fuss was all about.¬† Is it hypeworthy?¬† Read on to find out! Getting there. First, let's talk… Continue reading 8 Things to Know Before Visiting the teamLab Borderless Digital Art Museum

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The #1 Thing I Learned From the #BlogFest Virtual PreCon!

This year's IDEA World Fitness BlogFest¬†will be held June 28th-July 1st in San Diego, CA.¬† I am super bummed that I no longer reside in sunny SoCal and will not be able to attend the festivities! Lucky for me, Idea World¬†and Fit Approach¬†came together to create the first ever BlogFest¬†Virtual PreCon available through Facebook! Expert… Continue reading The #1 Thing I Learned From the #BlogFest Virtual PreCon!

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8 Things to Do at the CupNoodles Museum!

In case you weren't aware, there is a museum in Yokohama,¬†Japan all about¬†CupNoodles.¬† Yes, like the 25 cent instant noodles you heat up in the microwave. Those noodles. Whole museum. So you might be thinking, "What could I possible do at a CupNoodles museum?¬† What on earth would I learn?!" Well, I'm here to tell… Continue reading 8 Things to Do at the CupNoodles Museum!

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13 Surprising Things About Sanrio Puroland (Hello Kitty Land)

In case you didn't know there is a magical place tucked in the little town of Tama - located within Tokyo, Japan.¬† It's where a special lady lives with all of her best friends!¬† Her name?¬† Hello Kitty!¬† And yes she is a lady and not a cat.¬† Make sure you tell your friends that,¬†… Continue reading 13 Surprising Things About Sanrio Puroland (Hello Kitty Land)

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4 Ways to Get Involved With the Honolulu Marathon!

"Disclaimer: I‚Äôm promoting¬†the Honolulu Marathon¬†as part of being a BibRave Pro. Learn more about becoming a BibRave Pro (ambassador), and check out BibRave.com to review find and write race reviews!" The Honolulu Marathon¬†is¬†coming up on December 10th, ¬†and I have great news!!¬† There's still time to get involved!¬† Here a few ways for you to… Continue reading 4 Ways to Get Involved With the Honolulu Marathon!