Japan Less Traveled Spots – Tajimi Mosaic Tile Museum

So while we were in Tajimi to visit our friend’s tile accessories workshop, we also checked out the sights in town. We were most impressed by the Tajimi Mosaic Tile museum which you should definitely visit if you are in the area. The visit starts on the top fourth floor with a opened roof room …

Japanese Sweets – Kuzumochi

As a new series on this blog, I will introduce Japanese sweets we love and want to share with the world. My first installment is Kuzumochi (葛餅). Made from starch powder, it is usually eaten with kinako (sweet roasted soybean flour) and kuromitsu (black cane sugar syrup). This particular one is from Funabashiya (船橋屋), a …