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Word of the Week: 六根清浄

Word of the Week: 六根清浄

It’s time for Word of the Week again! Last time we looked at a Japanese word or phrase beginning with ‘re’ (れ), focussing on  レベルアップする (reberu appu suru), which means ‘to level up’ or to improve one’s skills. This week, I’m looking for a word or phrase beginning with ‘ro’ (ろ). A big thank you for the suggestions I received … Continue reading

A to Wa of Japan: Week 27

A to Wa of Japan: Week 27

It’s time for A to Wa of Japan again! Last week’s post was about things beginning with の (no) and we looked at Nokogiriyama (鋸山). This week we are looking at things beginning with は (ha). A big thank you to those who joined in with suggestions this week: Zooming Japan suggested Hamamatsu (浜松 / a city in Shizuoka Prefecture), Hakodate (函館 / a city … Continue reading

Monthly Recipe: Mount Fuji

Monthly Recipe: Mount Fuji

Back in January I received a new cookery book – Yo! Sushi – The Japanese Cookbook by Kimiko Barber – and I asked you all which recipe I should make first. Thank you to everyone who voted! Here are the results of the poll: As you can see, the clear winner was… Mount Fuji! I … Continue reading