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Sumiko

Decluttering With native lang

‪I watched some videos of Marie Kondo. And I discarded an old automotive navigation system a friend gave me after she bought a new one so...
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Feb 11, 2019 13:40
Sumiko

My New Year Day

I spent new year day with my mom at her care home. I took some osechi ryori, Japanese special dish for new year celebration and some plu...
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Jan 3, 2019 12:41
Sumiko

Sunshine on My Face With native lang

On sunny morning, I close my eyes and shower sunshine on my face. It always makes me happy.
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Dec 18, 2018 09:51
Sumiko

Winter Air With native lang

Winter air feels fresher than any other season.
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Dec 17, 2018 09:01
Sumiko

What I Aim For With native lang

When I aim for success, I become envious of somebody else’s success. But when I aim for happiness, I don’t envy anyone. I just do what ma...
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Dec 16, 2018 09:50
Sumiko

What I Aim For With native lang

When I aim for success, I become envious of somebody else’s success. But when I aim for happiness, I don’t envy anyone. I just do what ma...
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Dec 16, 2018 09:50
Sumiko

Late Autumn Blues With native lang

I got over late autumn blues! I tend to feel down often in late autumn. I don’t know why. Maybe because days get shorter everyday. It is...
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Dec 15, 2018 18:59
Sumiko

What I Have With native lang

People say you should count your blessings which means you should be thankful for what you have. I think I should not only be thankful fo...
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Dec 7, 2018 10:07
Sumiko

Procrastination With native lang

I have a bad habit: procrastination. I haven’t replied to a certain letter for a long time. I finally wrote a reply and sent it today. I ...
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Dec 3, 2018 16:48
Sumiko

Oseibo With native lang

We send Oseibo, year-end thank you gifts, to our teachers or relatives in Japan. Unlike Christmas presents, we don’t send Oseibo to our f...
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Dec 2, 2018 12:11
Sumiko

Life is Good With native lang

On a gorgeous morning like this, it’s easy to say life is good.
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Nov 28, 2018 10:02
Sumiko

Life is With native lang

On a gorgeous morning like this, it’s easy to say life is good.
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Nov 28, 2018 10:01
Sumiko

Did you buy anything on the net yesterday? With native lang

Yesterday was cyber Monday. Did you buy anything on the net?
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Nov 27, 2018 12:10
Sumiko

MUJI Week

Do you like MUJI? Do you know MUJI ? MUJI is a retail company which was found in Japan in 1980s and sells a wide variety of goods includi...
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Nov 25, 2018 20:45
Sumiko

Doing things everyday With native lang

As seen in my previous post, now I practice the piano every day. I also want to practice English. I want to improve my writing skill....
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Nov 23, 2018 10:26
Sumiko

Piano Practice Hack

I would like to be able to play the piano well but I am too lazy to practice hard. I don’t like to practice and I am not taking a lesson ...
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Nov 22, 2018 09:39
Sumiko

Piano Practice Hack

I would like to be able to play the piano well but I am too lazy to practice hard. I don’t like to practice and I am not taking a lesson ...
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Nov 22, 2018 09:38
Sumiko

Ramen shop With native lang

It was the first time that I went to a ramen shop by mysel last night. I go to cafes by myself quite often, but I usually go to a ramen s...
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Nov 17, 2018 17:24
Sumiko

I Should Write More in English

I should write more in English. I am teaching Japanese students Juken Eigo, English skills needed to pass entrance exams for Japanese uni...
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Nov 8, 2015 13:39
Sumiko

Posting on Lang-8

I used to go for a walk in early morning. I stopped going when it became too cold for me to get up early. At the sane time, I stopped wri...
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Jan 21, 2015 13:44