happy new year!
Is it a bit redundant to claim that with the start of a new year, I’m going to keep a more steady schedule with blogging given that it’s already the 15th January and this is my first post? I’m not sure.
Well, to start us off, let’s not have a blog post about what I’ve been up to, I’m going to keep you on tenterhooks for that. No, let’s go right in with a post on pumpkin seeds and eating them.
Kabotcha or a pumpkin/squash type thing is very popular in Japan. In fact, I hadn’t eaten ...
‘As you like’ it says and do like. I like it a lot.
This is a catalogue my husband got for going to a wedding. You get to look through and pick a present. There was a lot of choice (see this page for the extent of choice: we had ジャスミン). We went for something practical. We needed a new frying pan, so guess what we got. Yeah! A frying pan. For free.
So, I said for free but this isn’t really the case. We had to fork out about £200/￥30,000 as gift money which broke my heart, I ...