#210: Joey (19 yo brother) visits LONDON!

Joey, Anna’s 19-year-old brother, is in London for his spring break! We ask him about his thoughts on London and culture shocks he’s experienced. He then quizzes us on UK & Japan train trivia.  #AskJoanna: If YOU have any questions about being in a mixed-race, culture, or diet relationship, or about living abroad, please leave … More #210: Joey (19 yo brother) visits LONDON!

#204: Unforeseen Consequences of Moving to London

We introduce a new segment, Life in London Snapshot (the name is still a work in progress…) We talk about how the UK government is dealing with the incredible backlog of NHS dental appointments. Then, we chat about unforeseen or unexpected consequences of moving to London (from Tokyo). Some good, some bad. #AskJoanna: If YOU … More #204: Unforeseen Consequences of Moving to London

#171: Chris Harrison, Sexual Harassment in UK vs Japan, Rebel Personality

Chris Harrison is no longer the host of the bachelor! What are the statistics for sexual violence and sexual harassment in the UK vs Japan? Is there any difference? Also, Joseph talks about how his rebel personality sometimes gets in the way of doing what’s good for him. #AskJoanna: If YOU have any questions about … More #171: Chris Harrison, Sexual Harassment in UK vs Japan, Rebel Personality

#140: Moving Update/Why the U.S. Electoral College System Works

We are leaving Japan in less than a month!  We share updates on how the moving process  and my first week of not working is going. We also talk about our latest TV obsession, The Queen’s Gambit on Netflix.  And of course, the election. What it’s like watching it go down from thousands of miles … More #140: Moving Update/Why the U.S. Electoral College System Works