Monbusho graduate of Keio University, Jill holds a PhD in Political Science. She writes about Japan at kimonobox.com She has also contributed to Tokyo2016Today in a community blog supporting the Tokyo 2016 bid for the Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Have you ever emptied out an old trunk or chest of drawers and looked through family treasure? Charlotte and Tom had a great time looking through their family treasure chest. This story is a wonderful one for introducing young kids to the notion of family history and it has the added element of discussing Japanese culture.