My Tsukuba Life

Foods, Sightseeing, and Experience in Tsukuba, JAPAN

Beautiful Green Carpet Is Actually Cultivated in Tsukuba

While I drive to our office, I was able to see that farmers harvested lawn (Shiba or Shibafu in Japanese) many times in the spring as if they peeled land … Continue reading

2015-04-16 · Leave a comment

Let’s Go on a Hike, not Hichhike, before Rainy Season Comes

Cold winter passed through Japan. Cherries have already stared loosing their flower leaves and grown their new green leaves. bloomed in our area. Good season for a stroll has come. … Continue reading

2015-04-13 · Leave a comment

Are You Looking for Interesting books? Why Don’t You Visit Tsukuba Public Library?

Children like picture books so much but picture books are more expensive than novels even though picture books have fewer pages. Libraries give children opportunities to meet and read new … Continue reading

2015-04-11 · 2 Comments

Japanese Traditional Confection, Botamochi, That You Should Try

Botamochi is one of Japanese traditional confections and popular with people regrardless of the age. Botamochi is covered with sweet bean paste and made from mixture of glutinous rice (Mochigome) … Continue reading

2015-04-11 · Leave a comment

Amazing Rechargeable Battery in My Dictionary

I always use some devices such as iPhone, iPad, laptop, remote controller, shaver, electrical dictionary, and so on. They have batteries with no exception. I haven’t actually seen the battery … Continue reading

2015-04-07 · Leave a comment

Have You Imagined Cherry Blossom Viewing like This!

Cherries have already bloomed. I saw the blossoms on the way to our office and in the site of our company. I go to cherry blossom viewing every year but … Continue reading

2015-04-05 · Leave a comment

Find Your Favorite Rice Bowl

Japanese virtually have rice as a staple diet. Absolutely, we also have other kinds of meals such as Italian, Chinese, and French meals. As a matter of fact, I like … Continue reading

2015-04-02 · 2 Comments

6 Things You Should Know about Cherry Blossom Viewing in Japan

It gradually gets warmer but it is till cold in the night. This is a good season for cherry to grow their buds. I can see many dark red buds … Continue reading

2015-03-30 · 2 Comments

Do You Know Origami Instructor?

Origami is popular art of paper folding in Japan and maybe in the world. People enjoy it regardless of the age and gender. The paper is a square. The art … Continue reading

2015-03-29 · Leave a comment

Do you know what kind of glass you use every day?

Glass is common tableware and used in the word. I use it to have water, beer, fruit juice, milk, and so on. Glass is essential tableware but I do not … Continue reading

2015-03-28 · Leave a comment