9 Kinds of Personal Transformations Japanese Girls Experience Due to Their Ex-Boyfriends

6. She became a good cook thanks to a foodie boyfriend who introduced her to new flavors

“I dated an older guy who made me fall in love with traditional Japanese food. Now I’m studying to become a Japanese sake sommelier.” Some women think fondly of boyfriends who gave them more than just a romantic relationship. No matter how your relationship ends, with time, women will always be grateful for guys who helped them develop new skills.