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Chef's Studio Japan

We were in Canmore a few weeks ago, and visited Chef’s Studio Japan. We tried to get in on Friday night but they were full. So we made a reservation for the next night. 160 more words


Sweet Romance: 君がいるから

If there is a consistent source of inspiration in my creative life it’s music. I have more than one book idea that was inspired by a song and I often listen to music while I write, tailoring my playlist to the mood I’m trying to set in the scene. 354 more words

Nikki McCormack

Japanese Chicken Udon Soup

After being in New York I was inspired to make more Japanese food. After doing some searching online, I found a great site with easy Japanese recipes! 211 more words

Food & Drink

Japanese Writing System Part 1: Hiragana

The Japanese writing system has three “alphabets” – Hiragana, Katakana, and Kanji.  Two of these (Hiragana and Katakana) are syllabic scripts, meaning that each character represents a certain syllable or sound.  264 more words