August 2018

The COE is on its way!

In order to obtain a work visa in Japan, a Certificate of Eligibility (COE) needs to be completed and approved.  The COE is completed by the employer based on the employee’s information. …

Hurricane Lane

Hurricane Lane: The hurricane that never was.  I didn’t quite know what to expect when I heard the forecasters predict Lane’s path of destruction.  I went shopping as usual to get regular…

The Journey Begins

On August 1, 2018 we left the only home our boys have ever known just outside of Seattle and started our adventure to Japan…well, halfway there, at least. We landed in Hawaii…