Cheers for newly adults in Japan!

Happy Coming-of-Age Day in Japan!  Last year on the exact same day I talked about how we celebrate the day for kids (well, adults) achieving 20 years old, the legal age to be considered as an “adult” in Japan. I also introduced a recipe of bar food that goes great with a drink, but this…

Osechi, Japanese Traditional New Year’s Food

Hello all, happy 1st Friday in 2022! How is your 2022 going so far? I hope you’re not breaking your new year’s resolution just yet:P   I wonder if you have any specific, traditional food to eat on New Year’s Day. As I spent 15 years here in the US, people eat whatever food they…