Author Archives: Felicity

The Inawashiro Cheap Ski/Board Day 2014

The Inawashiro Cheap Ski/Board Day Another yearly FuJET event, this fun day of skiing/boarding wearing either a) weird clothes or b) very few clothes at all, is a BLAST and also a good opportunity to do some good and raise … Continue reading

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To the new FuJETs (Fukushima JETs)

So. You’re a new JET and you just got your offer. But it’s Fukushima… Never fear! Once you have read this article (read the whole thing, now, no skimming) you will feel a lot better and will start counting the … Continue reading

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JET Study Tour: Iwaki

The JET Study Tour to Iwaki took place on November 16th to 17th, and it was a very worthwhile experience. Although I have lived in Iwaki for over a year now, it made the severity of the disaster and the … Continue reading

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Fuku Book Club’s 3rd Meeting

The Fuku Book Club had its 3rd meeting on Sunday, September 8th at Don Jalepenos in Koriyama.  For two hours members ate Mexican food and discussed Shades of Grey by Jasper Fforde, not to be confused with 50 Shades of … Continue reading

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Iwaki Odori 2013

On August 8th, the culmination to the Iwaki Tanabata Festival, the Iwaki Odori, was held in Taira. Last year, I watched the groups dance in the loop wishing I could join in – this year I got my wish. The … Continue reading

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