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I am two and a half weeks into a six week course of radiation therapy, to zap the remaining cancer cells in my body. Each session lasts about 10 minutes, and is completely painless. It's the side effects that are the problem.

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It may look just like rice porridge, but this flavor packed, allergen-free flavoring ingredient is much more than that. I think it deserves a worldwide audience.

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This month's Japan Times article is about the traditions and superstitions surrounding Setsubun, which is coming up on February 3rd.

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A video showing one Japanese mom's tiny yet super-efficient kitchen.

Filed under:  japan kitchens

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How would you describe your kitchen, and what's stocked there?

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Winter in Provence

Some weeks to go until spring, but in the meantime the scenery is beautiful.

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