Wednesday, September 30, 2009

Kyoto Trip Kinkaku-ji

Kinkaku-ji (the Golden Shrine) also known as Rokuon-ji (the official name) is one of Japan's biggest tourist attractions.




Having a macha-tea break. Yummy!

Kyoto Trip Kiyo Mizu Dera







Yayoi's Beauty Contest and a Trip to Kobe


A beauty proportions (body diet, fitness, and toning shape, beauty) pageant in Kobe, sponsored by Nissen.


Yayoi wins the beauty proportions contest for the 20s age category.


Little sister Yayoi feeling the baby kick.


Happy for lil' sis.

Sayaka and I at the Pier in Kobe. (My students ask if I'm pregnant too... I tell them, yes. I have a "butter baby" which is due any moment.)