Monthly Archives: October 2005

Shameless Plug: Halloween Edition

Kamu rocks the mic on Off the Air’s Geek Nation radio show Now – on the air! As promised, here’s a quick plug for my friend Kamu’s radio show, Geek Nation — which is now on the air, every Monday … Continue reading

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Yoshida Brothers Concert

Ryoichiro and Kenichi were in town. What a great excuse to assemble the culturally-minded champuru posse for an outing. Okay, so maybe you haven’t heard of them – yet. They’re the Yoshida Brothers, two young talented virtuosos, musical phenoms that … Continue reading

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Halloween Bon Dance

Donna and da Bon Dance Man Originally uploaded by Champuru. Admittedly, it was the weirdest gig I’ve ever done. We donned our kimonos and led a bon dance for a cafeteria full of children dressed in their Halloween costumes. It … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday, Mom!

Mom is 74 today. We celebrated her birthday at Makino Chaya where she was treated to a free dinner. Dad drank half of the 40 oz. bottle of Budweiser that he ordered. Hubby ate a lot less than I thought … Continue reading

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Chick Flicks

Favorite thing #17: Watching a chick flick on DVD with the Hubby on a lazy Sunday afternoon. As the years go by, it seems that I am becoming a more emotional person. While this may not necessarily be a negative … Continue reading

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