TED blogger and self-employed housekeeper. Master of Science in Agricultural Economics from Mississippi State University. Twelve years working experience in food industries. Seven years struggling with Japanese bar exam. Four months practicing experience as a judicial scrivener(currently not registered). Came across TED conference in the magazine and started to watch TED online. Blogging “TED-no-susume (Recommendations for TED)” for English learners. Seeking for the better ways to learn English through TED.com. and to spread the ideas of TED all over Japan.