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Japanese Food: Chikuwa

Itadakimasu! Chikuwa I've seen some interesting foods while I've been in Japan and then there's chikuwa. It's so alien to me that I don't even have anything to compare it to in the United States. (Probably because we don't have anything even remotely similar.) Yet, this little food is quite common here, but what is… Continue reading Japanese Food: Chikuwa

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Hiroshima: WWII Memorials

Ohayo Gozaimasu! Hiroshima: WWII One of the most popular cities to visit outside of Tokyo, Osaka, and Kyoto is Hiroshima. It's not like the other cities where there are tons of otaku shops, clothing shops, or traditional Japanese culture. Even so, Hiroshima is rich with history. After all, it's a city that still shows remnants… Continue reading Hiroshima: WWII Memorials

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Japanese Food: Tamagoyaki

Itadakimasu! Tamagoyaki Mm! Tamagoyaki has become my new favorite food in Japan and I so totally, completely wish I could make it back home in the US... but we don't have tamagoyaki pans. 😦 It's so sad! I might just have to buy one while I'm in Japan so I can make this back home… Continue reading Japanese Food: Tamagoyaki