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#CatTravels: The journey to find Junichi

By On April 27, 2015

Sometimes you don’t know the story until you get there. In that case, “there” was Okinawa. Last week I tagged along with the crew of “Family Ingredients,” the locally produced, Emmy Award-winning… Read More


#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


#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


#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


#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