spent the weekend in japan town in san francisco for my sons early birthday. my wife had the idea of booking a room at hotel kabuki since she knew that this was about the closest we were going to get to the real japan with the new baby and all. it's always good to get away from home and venture out and stay at a hotel even if it is only 30 minutes away from home sweet home. we got to just kick back and relax, ate a bunch and did some shopping. i definitely want to take mia traveling but theres just so much work behind traveling with a baby at such a young age. i think this was for sure a good way to ease it in for all of us; luckily we have an amazing daughter who is just a blessing who's always down for anything just like us.