I stumbled across this cookbook by accident and it was an awesome discovery. Nanban is the creation of American chef… Read more NANBAN SOUL FOOD
Over the past month I have been reading The Nakano Thrift Shop, the English translated novel by Japanese author Hiromi… Read more HIROMI KAWAKAMI; AUTHOR
A few weeks ago I picked up this amazing English/Japanese anime book My Darling is a Foreigner [ダーリンは外国人] which is… Read more MY DARLING IS A FOREIGNER
Last week I decided to go for a wander around Kew Gardens, and stumbled upon a reconstructed minka house. 民家… Read more THE MINKA HOUSE
Isn’t food the greatest? I could honestly eat for days, with the occasional rest period for naps, and then straight… Read more OKO-NOM NOM NOM-IYAKI
The start of spring means warmer and longer days, less wrapping up in scarves and hats, ice pops and cold… Read more HANAMI LIFESTYLE
It has yet again been forever since I have had time to sit down and write an update. I WILL… Read more MUSICAL INTERLUDE
First off, I have been completely so super busy with work this week that I have had zero time to… Read more CAN NETFLIX HELP YOU LEARN?
So far this year I have successfully kept up with my resolution to learn a new kanji a day –… Read more NEW YEAR? NEW ME? NEW LANGUAGE!
I have one thing to say about this topic; Kanji. Is. Hard. There, I said it. It is confusing for… Read more KAN YOU LEARN KANJI?