Last week I talked about Tochigi’s strawberries. Now let’s look at Fukuoka! Fukuoka’s famous strawberry is the Amaou, supposedly standing for “amai” (sweet), “marui” (round), “ookii” (large), and “umai” (tasty/delicious). 285 more words
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A well-timed post from Courtney on the Christmas cakes that are everywhere right now!
Ok, I realize that strawberries aren’t exactly special, or even native, to Japanese cuisine. 835 more words
It’s gotten cold here recently, and snow has started falling in many places across Japan, including, to my utter surprise, in my area as well. (It’s too early! 288 more words
Hello All My Honeys,
Sorry for the long silence but I’ve been very ill lately and haven’t been able to write much of anything. I’m not even halfway through with Celestial Lightning’s second part and almost two weeks have passed. 2,424 more words