Category Archives: Cooking

Light & Healthy Lunch

The Cuties and I are back in hot and sticky Tokyo and recovering from our jet lag.  We are  waking up at all sorts of crazy hours and eating at random times as well.  As a result, our food situation … Continue reading

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Holla Challah!

Big Cutie’s last unit in Social Studies this year was the Middle East.  So for my last Mommy baking assignment for school, she asked me to make a super-sized challah to share with her class.  There’s nothing better than the smell of … Continue reading

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Molecular Tapas Bar

I know I talk about food a LOT here, but since Tokyo just surpassed Paris in having more Michelin-starred restaurants, you can kind of understand why! Last night, Cute Husband and I were finally able to go out and celebrate … Continue reading

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We’ve Got Spirit, Yes We Do!

We might live in Tokyo, but today was a good old-fashioned American Homecoming. There was a football game, cheerleaders, hamburgers and hot dogs, a cakewalk and all sorts of fun games. At halftime the Mustang mascot came out to visit~ … Continue reading

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L’Shana Tova, Asian-Style

L’shana Tova to our Jewish friends and family this Rosh Hashanah. This is the first {of what we know will be many} holiday we have spent on our own in our new home and country.  Services at our new synagogue were … Continue reading

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What’s Cookin’ in Japan!

We finished unpacking the kitchen and I’m ready to start learning to cook Japanese food!  In the meantime, here’s a tour of the new place~ This is looking in from the living room and dining room area {I’m a huge … Continue reading

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High School Chemistry Was Never This Delicious

A few months ago Cute Husband and I watched an episode of Anthony Bourdain’s No Reservations about the end of the Spanish Molecular Gastronomy restaurant El Bulli.  It pretty much rocked our world and we became fascinated.  You can watch … Continue reading

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