- First Flight - Rubber band enchanted (powered?) plane, Kai. October 21, 2000.
- Sweet Potato - Sweet-potato harvesting, an annual function of our neighbors' association. So happy that it was a fine early autumn day, this year too. October 21, 2000.
- Total Eclipse - 20:57.3-22:02.1. It was a nice day for us all to observe it. July 16, 2000.
- Went on a stream - Fifteen minutes' drive from our home. A nice place for kids to amuse themselves with water stream and hunt small animals. June 4, 2000.
- Unstable Weather - The weather has been very unstable this week. The lightning was so bright last night. May 20, 2000.
- Kids help - Painting garden fence/Mio, removing the rust from carport/Yui & Kai. May 13, 2000.
- Golden Week - Exploration, Mt. Kunimidake, Fishing, Spring Festival - Daytime/Evening. May 3-4, 2000.
- Cherry Blossoms / Kyoto - Wonderful cherry blossoms. I had a date with my wife after leaving work. April 12, 2000.
- Arashiyama / Kyoto - We bought a new car on April Fool's Day. This is the first drive!! Arashiyama is the famous resort in Kyoto. April 2, 2000.
- Ice Skating - Kai did it!! Meiji O2 Ice Rink, Takatsuki, Osaka. Jan 22, 2000.
- The First writing of 2000 - Yui: Japanese card party, Mio: Clear sky.
- National Museum of Ethnology / Osaka - Folk Costumes, Earthenware, Clay Figures.
- Snow Hut - The first work of kids in 2000. A snow hut in which kids play house.