June 21, 2018

Sakura might be the most loved flower in Japan.  It's a symbol of spring.  I don't know any other country in the world who has "Sakura-front" (Sakura Zensen in Japanese) in addition to cold and warm front for the weather forecast.  It's the forecast of "when the Sakura...

Please reload


February 6, 2019

October 11, 2018

Please reload

About Me

Humans are the only species on earth who  actually enjoys both cooking and eating.

I came from poor family in Japan, and ended up living with 4 different families in 3 differnt countries who were kind enough to take me in.  I have learned to be open to new things, appreciate what we have, not to waste, and be creative.  The experiences helped me in every way when I studied to be a cook.  Thus, this website is more about tips and tricks, instead of recipes - things I have learned.  

This website is dedicated to my friends who inspired me with their questions,

convinced me that these information are useful,  and encouraged me to share.