Two new articles in The Japan Times today, highlighted by an interview I did with the man behind Life Where I’m From, offering a kid’s perspective on everyday life in Japan.

Greg Lam’s YouTube channel Life Where I’m From started one morning with a simple idea.

“Honestly, my wife started cooking breakfast and I was like, ‘Hey, hold on, is it OK if I just capture this?’ ” The Canadian videographer recorded the most important meal of the day, with his elementary-school-age daughter, Aiko, explaining the finer details of preparing a Japanese omelette and eating natto.

Read the whole thing here. I also reviewed a really great compilation of indie artists, read that here.