What am I talking about? This. The humble rice cooker. Set with two functions; Cook and Keep Warm, the Rice Cooker is a home appliance that I have cherished since I discovered its existence circa 2015. 447 more words
Living on campus at university can be a stressful, isolating experience. As a PhD student who needs to move away from home (temporarily) in order to fulfil attendance requirements, I both anticipate and dread the experience. 713 more words
From the ice-peaked caps of Hokkaido’s mountains to the vibrancy of a Tokyo suburb’s local climb, I have experienced many natural wonders in Japan. Moiwa-yama, Takao san and the Emperor’s Grave park all instilled a sense of wonder and reverence at the power and beauty of nature.