Blueberry Pie

Happy National Blueberry Pie Day!    When it comes to fruit pies, apple pies come to my mind first. But, as long as it’s national blueberry pie day, I suppose I should bake one and enjoy sweet and delicious pie!    We love blueberries, so as soon as I bring them back home, they last…

Custard Cream Bun

Hi there, happy final day in Nov! Can you guys believe there’s only a month left for 2021?    We’re still wearing a mask whenever it’s possible…I’d never seen people wearing a mask in the US except in a hospital, so seeing people wearing colorful one, sometimes they layer up with multiple masks was interesting….

Hoji Tea(Roasted Green Tea)

Happy International Tea Day! Did you know, today 5/21 is the day to enjoy our break time buddy: Tea!    A cup of tea has very close relationship with me. Whenever it’s meal time, there is a glass of water AND tea to wash out my mouth. If I don’t have a cup of tea,…

Caramel Latte

Happy National Caramel Day!  Did you know, today ⅖ is the celebration day to enjoy caramel!  I bet a lot of people enjoyed egg hunt or spoon race, so you have a little sore muscle, am I right? To relax your body from the day before’s activity, a cup of something sweet drink works perfect!…

Vienna Coffee

Just in case my understanding was wrong, I did some research about today’s recipe. Phew! My image for the coffee wasn’t totally wrong, unlike the russian tea🙂 Vienna Coffee: strong coffee/espresso topped with whipped cream! Sometimes people put cocoa powder or chocolate in coffee but whipped cream is the remarkable point for Vienna coffee. Some…

Spiced Pumpkin Latte

When you get a whole kabocha squash in just 2 people’s household: Need to make 3+ food to finish all of them. Dear America, being big is good but someone prefers smaller size for kabocha squash or watermelon (I bet you agree with me holding 2 arms up and saying yes!)  Let’s imagine the last…