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2014 Miss America is from St Joseph, Michigan

Click here for Japanese text. The 2014 Miss America is an Indian American. To me, what’s as important as she is an Indian American is that she is from St. Joseph, Michigan. St. Joseph is a small town in southwest … Continue reading

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Are Asians Good Swimmers?

It was about this time of last year that Dr. Liu, the pediatric surgeon from Chicago, died in Lake Michigan. I wrote about it in the Japanese side of my blog. I meant to translate it into English soon, but … Continue reading

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Stand Up Paddle (SUP) @Lake Michigan – Even I Can Do This?

日本語はこちらをクリック (For Japanese, please click here)! If you live in the Great Lakes region or if you are going to visit any of the Great Lakes, you may want to seize the opportunity to try a rather easy-to-do water sport … Continue reading

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Gymnasts? Kitesurfers? @Lake Michigan

For Japanese, please click here (日本語はこちらをクリック). This is the English translation of my blog on Lake Michigan area.  I originally write in Japanese, but I make the English version as well so that my non-Japanese friends will be able to … Continue reading

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Crossing Lake Michigan by Ferry – from Michigan to Milwaukee –

For Japanese, please click here (日本語はこちらをクリック)! Did you know there is ferry service across Lake Michigan between Milwaukee, Wisconsin and Muskegon, Michigan? I did not. My husband and I heard about it, and rode the ferry last summer for a … Continue reading

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Ah! Nostalgic Carousel – Revived Resort, St. Joseph, Michigan

For Japanese, please click here (日本語はこちらをクリック)! I wrote this post last summer – in Japanese. Now I am translating it into English so that my non-Japanese friends will be able to read it.  Now that it’s spring (i.e. summer is … Continue reading

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