Michelle Forbes

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Homemade Japanese Curry Rice (Kare Raisu) Recipe

Japanese curry (or <i>kare</i>, as it's called in Japan) is one of the nation's most popular convenience and comfort foods. Most renditions come straight from a package, but by making it from scratch at home, you can get better, fresher, and bolder spice flavors throughout. This recipe captures a classic …

Himeji Castle by CarlosVanVegas on Flickr


Japanese Important Cultural Property, Statue of Sho Kannon (Aryavalokitesvara)

鶯橋 by 咖啡豆(一個人假裝在旅行) on Flickr




The Imperial Garden, Japan.  Photography by chee hian on Flickr

The Imperial Garden, Japan. Photography by chee hian on Flickr



One of the great joys of sightseeing in Kyoto is finding a quiet temple or shrine and having it all to yourself for an hour or two. The Japanese call these places “anaba” and <b>discovering them</b> is one of the real delights of sightseeing in Kyoto.


Tissue Paper Stop Motion Animals for Nepia

Old style inn - Kyoto, Japan. Image via Pinterest


Pagoda.  Japan

Pagoda. Japan

Things&Kunst - The Way of Tea

Kappabashi Tanabata Tokyo

where restaurants go to shop

Masculine Seaside Bedroom

Well.....<p>Now that we've seen <b>everything</b> <i></i>in Connie's bedroom.....<p>let's move on to her hubby's room!!!!!<p>His name is Chris, and he is a sweety pie,<p>(just …

Hase Dera Temple Nara Japan

Hase Dera Temple Nara Japan


Ochiba in Enri-an temple (厭離庵), Kyoto by Damien Douxchamps on Flickr.


Happy Groundhog Day! Are you hoping Punxsutawney Phil will predict more Winter rain or some early Spring sunshine?