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#WeekendDish: Okinawan shoyu pork

By On February 3, 2015

I posted a photo on Instagram of Okinawan shoyu pork I had made in my crock pot. A friend of mine (rightfully) commented, “What makes it Okinawan?” That’s a good question, one… Read More

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#CatTravels: My travel advice

By On September 16, 2013

In three weeks I travelled more than 25,000 miles, from Honolulu to London to Amsterdam to Paris to Japan — and back again. And while I don’t consider myself a world traveler, I… Read More

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#CatTravels: Farewell, Fukuoka

By On September 14, 2013

It was hard to believe seven days in Fukuoka had come to an end. I felt like I just got here! But alas, our adventure in Japan — from the yatai in Fukuoka… Read More

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#CatTravels: Last day in Beppu City

By On September 13, 2013

The best decision I made on this jaunt to Japan was booking this side trip to Beppu City. I really didn’t know what to expect. And I will say, the city with… Read More

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#CatTravels: Buried in Beppu and a fish pedicure in Yufuin

By On September 11, 2013

It was an unusual second day in Beppu. I confess, I didn’t know much about the city or what it had to offer. I browsed the Internet and asked a couple of… Read More