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My wife and I cerebrated Mocha's birthday. It was a surprising party.

Yesterday was Mocha's (my beloved beagle's) 10th birthday. I bought her a birthday cake that was 1300 yen (about 13 bucks). It ...
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Aug 2, 2015 10:03
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Tomorrow is Mocha's Tenth Birthday

My beloved female beagle, Mocha, is going to be ten years old tomorrow, August 1, 2015. She ate her breakfast within 50 seconds this mor...
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Jul 31, 2015 23:17
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ドツキゴーグルが壊れた

My hitting-someone-violently goggle broke, so I wasn't able to swim the day before yesterday. Oops, it's not a ど突き goggle, but...
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Jul 31, 2015 15:07
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Plateau around 77.6 - 79.5 kg

In my course of my losing-weight trial, I've been in plateau phase for these couple of weeks. I've been around 77.6 - 79.5 kg. I...
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Jul 28, 2015 23:44
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Went Home to Retrieve the Helmet With native lang

(This is a series of entries about the same topic these days.) It was fine today. I prepared the breakfast-and-dinner* for Mocha, and...
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Jul 24, 2015 14:03
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Helmet and Hamlet

Yesterday was very cloudy and it almost began to rain. If it rained, I had to wear a rain costume which also included the hood in the he...
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Jul 24, 2015 07:31
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Forgot to Wear the Helmet

Yesterday was rainy, so I went to work on foot. When I went home after work, it was not rainy and I hurriedly went to the gym by bicycle...
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Jul 22, 2015 10:13
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Wearing the Helmet is not My Routine Yet! ーーAnd How to Memorize an English Word--- With native lang

In the previous entry, I introduced my new helmet to you. However, I forgot to put on it and left it at home when I rode the bicycle y...
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Jul 20, 2015 09:11
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サイクリング用ヘルメットの購入 The Purchase for a Cycling Headpiece

I bought a new cycling headpiece which was blue, white and black in color and really cool. 新しくサイクリング用のヘルメットを購入した。色は青と白と黒でなかなかにカッコいい! ...
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Jul 19, 2015 00:14
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If the Beatles Lived in the Era of the Political Correctness: Nowhere Guy With native lang

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TGGphnDMVDI The tempo of the music might be rather slow, but please be patient to read the following l...
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Jul 14, 2015 22:41
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Started Jogging

I swam for two kilometers the day before yesterday. I felt dizzy and fatigued yesterday morning, so I didn't do any physical trainin...
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Jul 11, 2015 13:47
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"The massive flood paralyzed the local transplantation network." (DUO 3.0)

Yes, I think so. If there is a massive flood in an area, maybe functions of hospitals paralyzed and the hospital staff cannot perform ev...
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Jul 9, 2015 12:53
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"A humid climate is characteristic of the peninsula." (DUO 3.0)

This is a sentence from an English word vocabulary builder called DUO 3.0. I just wonder where the peninsula actually is. Do you know...
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Jul 9, 2015 11:46
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Please hand in your assignment by a e-mail no later than 5:00 PM on June 10. (DUO 3.0)

I've been studying DUO 3.0, an English word builder book, every now and then. This is a dictation from a voice recording of the bo...
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Jul 5, 2015 11:07
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Many non-native English speakers might be oblivious to the difference between "obvious" and "oblivious" because it's not so obvious.

I made this sentence or pun this morning. This is my original pun but I know a lot of people have already thought of the same kind of ...
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Jul 5, 2015 08:32
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My Wish Came True

I attained my target weight that was less than 80 kg this morning. It was 79.6 kg. Good for me! "I gave Daruma another eye wit...
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Jul 5, 2015 07:50
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Last Night

You know what? My wife and daughter was in a very bad mood yesterday morning. So I bought a very expensive hair accessory for my wife...
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Jul 4, 2015 08:12
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July 3, 2015

My body weight was 80.6 kg this morning, which was the minimum weight for the past twenty years. Mocha, my beloved beagle, ate her break...
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Jul 3, 2015 14:41
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Japanese women's soccer team, Nadeshiko Japan, has advanced to the championship, but I'm not so happy!

The England team missed a chance to advance to the championship by their own goal. As Japanese, I should have felt more delighted, but I...
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Jul 2, 2015 13:43
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It rained cats and dogs.

If a Japanese English learner is asked to give an example of English idioms, they tend to mention "it rains cats and dogs." An...
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Jul 1, 2015 10:21