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Some Fascinating Facts About Japanese Cars – trivia hub today

In 2007, Japanese cars have surpassed the production in the U.S. by 12%, which makes Japan the largest car maker in the world. This happened even with the fact that vehicle sales hit a 20-year low the year before. 21 more words

Homemade Shrimp Edamame Tempura

I often order shrimp tempura and edamame at a Japanese restaurant, they are my favorites :) Today my hubby surprised me by mixing these two to make tempura, called Kakiage. 335 more words

Oh Oh So Good, Ohshima

Aside from spending time with family, one of the best things about visiting the OC is eating. There is so much too choose from, and although I live in the Bay Area which really represents one of the top food centric cities in the nation, what I really find lacking there is quite readily found in Southern California. 528 more words


Vintage Kimono Robe Wedding

This would actually have been a piece of a wedding or formal Kimono. There are about 12-20 parts to those kind of kimonos. the belt has some small holes and wear. 15 more words

Gantz: 0 – CGI Monsters Galore

Gantz: 0 is a Japanese, CGI anime movie based on the original manga series Gantz . I ran into Gantz: 0 on Netflix, not having heard anything about it previously. 477 more words

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Homemade Sushi

This past weekend, my boyfriend and I attempted to make homemade sushi and I am happy to say it turned out great. I will be the first to admit that I am absolutely addicted to sushi, and I’m not even a little bit ashamed.  634 more words