All posts tagged "family"

  • Nick and Jacky: Funniest thing seen in Japan

    For newcomers, life in Japan can be quite an eye-opening experience. This month, Tokyo Families talks to parents Nic and Jacky about kids, culture shock, love, and life in the Tokyo jungle.

    • Posted May 31, 2012
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  • Noriko and James:”The new must-have”

    It’s official. The hottest essential gadget ever to hit Japan is not the latest Play Station or an Ipad. It’s a Geiger counter. In just five months following the powerful earthquake that triggered a nuclear meltdown in...

    • Posted July 29, 2011
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  • “Family is just us 3 together.” Amanda & Nicolai Bergman

    What brought you here?  Nicolai: My father also worked in the flower business and had business in Japan. When I finished my studies as a flower designer in Copenhagen, I came and worked for some of his...

    • Posted December 27, 2010
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  • Tokyo Settlers: The Lefeuvres

    Where is your family originally from and what brought you to Japan? We (Nicolas, my husband, Oscar & Eliott, my sons and myself, Bérengère) are from France. We moved to Singapore right after finishing our degrees and...

    • Posted February 1, 2009
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  • Bill and Karen: Most annoying habit picked up in Japan

    This Valentine’s we spread the love and ask some of Tokyo’s most romantic couples to get in the mix and share their innermost thoughts on life, love and  canned coffee! This year’s Valentines, Bill and Karen Pond, speak...

    • Posted January 31, 2009
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  • Newcomers: Meet the Wilsons

      Bob and Julie Wilson arrived in Tokyo late last year from the Boston area, along with their daughters, Rachel and Emily, aged 6 and 3. TF’s TAMMY LEE interviewed them in their home in Roppongi Hills...

    • Posted June 1, 2008
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