LIFE IN JAPAN

Today’s Flower Arrangement Tools

Nov. 17, 2017 Look on the tatami mat. They are traditional Japanese flower arrangement tools. The middle one is called kenzan. It’s used to fix flowers with the needles. It’s very heavy.

Shiro-Noir at Komeda’s Coffee
LIFE IN JAPAN

Today’s Tea Time / Shiro-Noir

Nov. 16, 2017 I ate Shiro-Noir at Komeda’s Coffee. It is an ever popular dessert in Nagoya. The sweet taste goes well with coffee. The Danish pastry under the soft serve is hot!

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LIFE IN JAPAN

Today’s Lunch / Ramen

Nov. 9, 2017 I had ramen for lunch and it was good. In Japan, ramen is so popular that you can see magazines and TV shows that feature various kinds of ramen.