I had visions of 2017 being a year of many things. Getting around on a pair of crutches with a broken leg was not part of my vision.
It all happened on day five of our Japan holiday. Myself with Mr 18 and Mr 13 were on a two-week vacation in Japan. (My other Mr 13 stayed home with Dad – “I don’t like skiing Mum.”) Like most trips, I’d done a fair amount of prior planning. This was my first visit to Japan and it was timed to co-incide to meet up with friends for a few days in Nozawa Onsen. Always more fun if you can ski with others – not just on the slopes but also the apres ski activities! If you read my previous blog post on my impending Japan trip you’d know I was super excited to be finally visiting the land of the rising sun. It was going to be a quick overview: Tokyo, Nozawa Onsen and Kyoto were on the list. As were a bunch of activities, including a sumo tournament, on the last night of the sumo season (had to jump through hoops to organise!)
But things don’t always go to plan do they? Continue reading