Is Japanese Entertainment Really Harmless?

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If you would have asked me this question 10 years ago, I would have told you, “Nah, it’s no big deal. It’s actually a great way to brush up on your Japanese.” Now, as a mom of two young kids who have to grow up in an ever increasing world of Yōkai (demons), I would advise people to spend their time elsewhere. Continue reading

No Pokemon Please

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Confession Time. I grew up in the Pokemon Craze Generation. Everyone I knew, Christian or not, was playing/watching Pokemon. I used to have piles of those Pokemon cards too. Pokemon was seriously one of the best memories from childhood. Growing up in a stressful environment, Pokemon was a means of escaping to an exciting world–a world where I was in control of what was happening around me. Continue reading