Daily Archives: January 19, 2012

Remember how you could use numbers to type out JELLO on a calculator?

Let me start this post by telling you how accomplished my host mother is: She has successfully raised two sons (one with an adorable daughter, the other soon to get married), takes care of almost all the housework, works at … Continue reading

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Can you say “pretty”?

Or “delicate”? or “elegant”? Or any other relevant synonym for this little beauty? Although you may see a few of these traditional Japanese confectionery items here and there in America, such as dango and mochi, they can’t compare to the … Continue reading

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