So as I wrote on my last journal, I just started taking an IB workshop called "Making the PYP happen in the early years: Implementing agency". and here is my learning journal to document my journey. The first week of the workshop, we focus on how to develop international-mindedness in kids, and also we try … Continue reading Learning journal: IB workshop: Developing international-mindedness
Good morning. As some of you already know I am also a new International Baccalaureate PYP teacher. International Baccalaureate education is wonderful! and I am taking an online workshop called "Making the PYP happen in the early years: Implementing agency" right now. It has been a wonderful learning experience but... I'm about to cry because … Continue reading International Baccalaureate WS
The last post made me wonder... can you learn to be creative? Yes? How? No? Why? I feel creativity is like a natural spring water... it must come out naturally... you can not force the water to spring out... or can you? It feels too depressing to say you cannot learn to be creative... because … Continue reading Can you learn to be creative?
So, I have been one of those who are really really really ... like REALLY bad at what Marie Kondo does; throwing things away. YES Gift boxes, ribbons, old clothes, wrapping papers, and so on they spark joy in me. and Yes I do want to keep them... I had been wondering why I am … Continue reading Sustainability = Creativity？
A Grande dry cappuccino,with whole milk, long shot! Extra hot! and Cinnamon on top! That is how I liked to order my cup at a starbucks in New York! And the barista made it for me without questioning nothing... Now I ask the same in a Starbucks in Japan and either the barista looked like … Continue reading Coffee culture shock… in Japan
Besides being a fashion designer, as a part of a lifestyle design, I practice and also teach yoga... Currently I have hot yoga classes in a studio called Zen and Yoga in forest hills NY. Yesterday before my yoga class, one lovely couple who come regularly to my class complemented me so generously... I obviously … Continue reading I mirror you… You mirror me…
Thanks for joining me! Good company in a journey makes the way seem shorter. — Izaak Walton
This is the last new moon for 2018... I am setting my intention to believe in myself even more and move forward to spread my B•hū•UR message for the next full moon and year!! Opening my online store BhuUR.com in August 2018, miraculously, I made a few sales ... I so appreciate your support... Thank you so … Continue reading Happy New Moon! A Happy New Model! Happy B•hū•UR Ambassadors!!!
Today one of my Namastees was sold!!! and it will be worn by a lady called Ms.Nama! It is now Nama's tee! A few days ago, I taught a yoga class wearing my Namastee-shirt... After the class I was asked by one of the yogis who took my class where I got the T-shirt I was wearing!! Tada! e-hem... … Continue reading Namaste! Nama’s tee!
Happy Halloween! and the end of Oct... Ohhh wow... so, how was your month of October? For me, it was a very organic month... It really felt like it allowed me to go with the flow... I started teaching more yoga organically, reconnected with friends organically, traveled organically, decluttered my place and rearranged my furniture … Continue reading Happy Halloween! and the art of letting things happen organically