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Oden and Aji de Gallina: I enjoyed the belated Christmas party with the Japanese and the Peruvian food!

Today’s topic is an event at the end of last year, although March has already started…. I visited a Peruvian friend, Rosario, with two of my Japanese friends, Michiyo and Sachiko, on December 26th, the day after Christmas. 229 more words

Culture

D11: Birthday Meal

Today is Mercedita Day! I scheduled today as a floating holiday to celebrate my birthday so… Yay, for Mercedita Day! HaHa!

Mercedita Day… 54 more words

Love

Year of Grace, Day 84. Sip your dreams by drops

There’s a Japanese drinking tradition called “bottle keep.” Yes, that’s right – a charming Japanese-English turn of phrase, pronounced “bottoru kiipu,” to denote a bottle of whiskey kept locked for you at a bar or… 350 more words

Miscellany

First visit to Tsukiji 2015 (Tsukiji Market)

It is still too cold, but I want to go Tsukiji as often as possible because the market will be move to Toyosu in 2016. 634 more words

Tokyo

Humankind/Noodlekind, vol. 1

I believe that there are few things in the world more perfect than a hot bowl of noodle soup. The Grand Canyon? The Pyramids? The laughter of a child? 209 more words

The Good Stuff

Bass Creek Camping - October 2014 - Part 3

Sunday October 12:  Wake up early; too dark to sit out, so I make mint tea and sit inside to read “A New Earth” until it is light enough to head outside to make a campfire.  856 more words

Quiet Walk Photography