Monthly Archives: December 2015

Hard to beat the view at home

Visiting Denmark and home in Jutland…and hard to beat the view of the lake just 20 yards from our front door. A panorama from later the same day. Advertisements

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WTF Japan? Why can’t we make all our dinners like this???

Japanese cooking meets Myth Busters in an instructional video about how to….upgrade…your preparation of battered shrimp…which takes ‘battered’ in a slightly different direction.

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Photos of Japan: Temple and Graveyard in autumn colours

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A string of photos from a recent visit to a local temple, known for its wavy cats, and the adjoining graveyard.

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How one Japanese all-boys school holds a yearly beauty contest – dressed as girls

The three young girls in the picture above look pretty standard Japanese. Except they’re really not. They’re three boys from the Komaba all-boys school, which each year holds the Miss Komaba High School Pageant, where some of the boys dress … Continue reading

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