Monthly Archives: May 2011


I came home to two cats meowing furiously at each other outside the window of a baby crying loudly. And then they duked it out: Advertisements

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¥40,000 dinner

After our first full day in Kyōto seeing 1,0001 Buddhas, centuries old gardens, and , we were famished. Arriving at the restaurant, we walked down a long, dark corridor.  I looked up at a diploma from a French cooking school … Continue reading

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Wyatt Cenac

I got to video chat with Wyatt Cenac last night. You may know him as a correspondent on the Daily Show with Jon Stewart, but I know him as James Ingram in Yacht Rock: The live chat was a promo … Continue reading

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Kyōto, day 2

To read about day 1, click here. *Please note: the embedded videos do not appear in HD.  Click on the titles to view them in better detail on my YouTube channel. We were very busy on our first full day … Continue reading

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Kyōto, day 1

This is the first of a series of posts about my 6-day stay in Kyōto. For Golden Week, Mike and I traveled to 京都 (Kyōto) via 新幹線 (Shinkansen: bullet train). Golden Week occurs during the first week of May each … Continue reading

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