Useful items to prevent kids heatstroke: Summer in Japan

Hi! I am Sakura, a Japanese mom living in Japan. In my last post, Life-Saving Ways to Survive Summer in Japan with Kids, I gave tips on how to deal with the dreadful heat during the summer and prevent heatstroke. Today I will introduce some very useful cool-down items that can be used! All of …

The 5 BEST 2019 Summer Fireworks in Kobe Hyogo Area

If you are planning to stay in Kobe, Hyogo area during the summer, firework festivals are a must-see! I will introduce you to the 3 BEST summer firework festivals in Kobe Hyogo area in 2019. 1. 2019 Kobe Port Fireworks Festival 2. 2019 Ashiya Summer Carnival 3. The 48th Kakogawa Matsuri Fireworks Festival 4. The …

Adorable Baby Kimonos and Traditional Clothes You Must Buy In Japan

Are you traveling to Japan with your toddler? Here are some of the most adorable Japanese style clothes that will be perfect with your kids! Adorable Baby Kimonos and Samurai Clothes… Japanese Hakama for babies Hakama is type of Japanese traditional dress that is worn at graduation ceremonies, especially for girls. For babies, hakama is …

Baby-friendly movie theaters in Tokyo, Japan

Here are some of the baby and kids friendly cinemas that are in Tokyo! Baby friendly movie theaters in Tokyo 1. TOHO Cinemas “Mama’s Club Theater” Toho Cinemas Mama’s Club Theater is dedicated to families with babies and little children by the TOHO Cinemas. It is open 1 -2 times per month on Thursdays. Features …

Baby and kids friendly TV shows in Japan

Although most moms would agree that showing too much television to kids is not idealistic, many (including myself) choose to show at least some educational programs. Here are some of the most popular educational programs that Japanese moms show to their kids. Educational TV shows in Japan 1. Okaasan to Issho Okaasan to Issho (おかあさんといっしょ)is …