Halloween Blogapalooza: Scariest Trip Ever

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This week, we are participating in a Halloween Blogapalooza - sharing scary or strange travel stories with sites around the internet!





My husband, Ed, has a great story of his scariest trip ever. When he was in high school, he, his mother, and other family friends took a cruise to Bermuda and Nassau, on the SS Rotterdam.

Japanese Recipe: Dango San Kyodai (and song!)

by Dr. Jessie Voigts / Oct 29, 2008 /
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I LOVE Japanese food. One of my favorite party foods is a yummy rice-ball confection called Dango.  We found a recipe for kushidango online, and adapted it.  These are fantastic rice balls (mochi) that are steamed and grilled - with a sauce. I remember eating them at festivals I went to, in Japan. They are really easy to make, and quite elicious - here's the recipe:


KushiDango - Japanese Rice Balls

mix up and then form into 18 balls:

1 1/3 c glutinous rice flour
3/4 c warm water

Counting in Japanese: Juppon Anime

by Lillie Forteau / Oct 29, 2008 /
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One of my favorite ways to practice Japanese is by counting!

Now, here is a good way to learn how to count in Japanese from 1-10.

Win a Copy of Frommer's Morocco

by Ed Forteau / Oct 28, 2008 /
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Book Review of the Week: Frommer's Morocco

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Darren Humphrys

Acrobats, Jemaa el Fna square, Marrakech medina


When I was in graduate school, one of my fellow students was from Morocco. He was so courtly in his manners, so intelligent, and had such good food at his gatherings that I was very impressed with his cultural background. However, I haven't been to North Africa yet.  

Foreign Language Resource for People with Disabilities

by Dr. Jessie Voigts / Oct 28, 2008 /
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New Resource Provides Easier Access to Foreign Languages for People
who are Blind

It's finally here! Have you had students with disabilities in your

Great Vacations in the Blue Ridge Mountains

by Dana Buttenhoff / Oct 28, 2008 /
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Great vacations in the Blue Ridge Mountains begin with the perfect destination.

Language Learning Course: Take Off in Japanese

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This week is Japan Week on Wandering Educators! We'll have giveaways, recipes, stories, and more!


Captain Lord Mansion – Practice Makes Perfect

by Marti Mayne / Oct 27, 2008 /