Feeds:
Posts
Comments

Archive for the ‘Food’ Category

Because I am working at a kindergarten, I get to check out all of the kids’ lunches, and I am really impressed by all of the good ideas that the moms here in Japan have for cute lunch boxes.  Now that Saya is coming to school with me a few days a week, I have to make a lunch box for her, so recently I have been trying to make a cute bento.  I don’t usually cook Japanese food, but this is my version of a bento.  Here is her lunch from Friday…

Clockwise from top left:  Rice ball with veggie furikake, cherries, tomato and green onion quiche, bunny pasta with spinach

all packed in a hello kitty lunch box 🙂

Read Full Post »

It’s always exciting when you discover a good restaurant, so I just have to share…
We had lunch yesterday at udon shop Miyake. It was fast, cheap, and super delicious–with fresh handmade noodles.

They had some cool pots too.

Read Full Post »

Rice bowl


made by Junji Miyazawa

Read Full Post »

Sweet

Saya and I walked into a Japanese sweets shop the other day on our walk. It is near our house–I don’t know why I’ve never been in there before. I love these sweets. They are so refined and beautiful…and delicious! I can never resist buying a few.

Read Full Post »

yogurt party

What kind of parent lets their kid eat yogurt like this?

Read Full Post »