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Training

When I left England, I promised my Sensei earnestly that I wouldn’t bother studying any art other than Wado Ryu, which I have been training in for the last few years....

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Woo!

I thought it was about time I told people beyond my immediate family that this blog exists, and I’ve had some really nice feedback on it, so thanks very much for...

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Meet The Family: 2

When my homestay family were out, as mentioned in Part 1, I didn’t actually manage to press the buttons on the loo (mainly you can blame these). What I did do...

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Defection of The Rice Babies

Anyone who has spent a length of time in an Asian country will know what I mean by “rice babies”. The bloating, the discomfort, the all round trauma. Well, it’s been...

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Bak 2 skool

Going back to school is a challenging enough experience in itself, but doing so to learn an entirely new language with several new alphabets and a very different way of forming...

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Meet the Family

I was more than a bit nervous about meeting my family, mainly because I thought they could be complete psychos or (even worse) not speak a word of English. I had...

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The Puns Don’t Work

Before anyone else says anything… I know the name of this blog is a rubbish pun. I know, I know, I know, I know. But heck, I’m a lover not a...

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