You're off to Japan?!? Wow..Awesome. I have a cousin there and a couple friends that lived with us for awhile to learn english. Always wanted to go...maybs someday..sigh.The shopping is going to be phenomenal. They sure know shoes and sneaks in Japan.
OH MY GAAAAWWWD. Did you see the Sylvia Plath oven mitts in the "Buy Stuff" section of Augusten's blob???? SO. WRONG. And, ahem, I would not be opposed to receiving these as a Christmas present.
The divine PB&J in me, salutes the divine PB&J in you.