Cafe Pour Toi #cafehoppingsaitama #higashimatsuyama

Cafe Pour Toi, Higashimatsuyama Instagram is a great resource for finding cafes in Saitama that aren’t easily found elsewhere online. Cafe Pour Toi is a point in case. They don’t have a dedicated website, but instead use a Facebook page. Their page wasn’t how I found them, it is quiteRead More →

Favourite photo friday

Once upon a time “Favourite Photo Friday” was a regular weekly post on Saitama with kids. I’ve since deleted many of those posts, because they weren’t informative enough. The blog took a turn from a blog-blog to a website-blog and the favourite photo Friday feature lost its place. The emphasisRead More →

Day 3 of a 5 day stay for a normal natural birth in Japan, the last full day (“birth”day is counted as day 0). The day of the facial and foot massage. Also, the last physical check-up for Mama, before discharge. I took a selection of tastes for breakfast again onRead More →

Afternoon Tea at a Maternity Hospital in Saitama 32 weeks, the goal is in sight, and the maternity classes are coming to an end.  I will miss my bi-monthly indulgences!  I went to my 2nd last class this week, “Hospital Stay Briefing Session”. It is the only obligatory class, butRead More →

Skeeter Syndrome Mosquitoes Japan

Mosquitoes Japan – Further to my daughter having a bad reaction, called the skeeter syndrome, to multiple mosquito bites, I have learned a lot about treating mosquito bites. And about mosquito repellent to fend of the annoying pests over the last few days. I wanted to share the most effectiveRead More →

Keiai Hospital Ladies Clinic Lobby

Keiai Hospital, or as I like to call it Keiai Ladies Hotel, is a maternity and ladies clinic in Fujimi City in Saitama.  They also have a pharmacy, a paediatric clinic and a fertility centre** on the main premises and nearby they  have a dental clinic too.  It is a family run hospital, yetRead More →