Roy went with me to my first medical school dance!
We have safely arrived in Portland, OR and are ensconced in Kat & Hans’ house. Yay!
We have no credit card debt!
We are obtaining tickets home for Aug. 2nd. Due to the magical Date Line, we will be both leaving Sapporo, Japan and arriving in Portland, Oregon, USA on the same day. Woo!
I recieved my letter of acceptance to NCNM today! Yahoo! I’m gonna be a doctor!
You may proceed to bite fingernails in sympathetic worry. I (Electra) have submitted my application to ★NCNM★. I have received their reply indicating that the application is complete, including letters of recommendation.
Now I can do nothing but wait….
… and complete the FAFSA. Aaah, tax forms. How I’ve missed you. (¬.¬)
Kuma went with a nice gal named Victoria to his new home with her and Steve today. No more Kuma with us.
We already miss him a lot.
Having gotten used to affordable delicious imported cheese from stores like Trader Joes or local producers’ products like Tillamook and various California cheeses, it was surprisingly and subtly hard to come to Japan, where good cheese can only be imported. I heard somewhere (I think it was said by a brewer) that there are strict [...]
By the way, Roy and Electra are both very happy to hear the news that our friends Brian and Lena have decided to get married!
Breaking blogosphere silence to inform you that Roy and I (and as many other people as I can drag in) will be taking part in Thrill The World 2008, though I’m not sure if we’re doing it officially or not. Credit goes to my cousins Kat & Hans for telling me about this fantastic [...]« Previous Entries