Author: princesshotflash

Recipe testing: Takenoko Gohan

Or Bamboo Shoots Rice. I went foraging for takenoko (bamboo shoots) last weekend with E and L. I never did this before, it sounded like fun. E and L were my knowledgeable guides. We meet at a secret location walked through bamboo grove for out hunt. The first location wasn’t as fruitful as E and

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Life

I originally started this post as a “whoa is me” post to complain about unemployment, not receiving my check, and sitting in the phone queue for 5+ hours. But I take that all back. Yes, I am furloughed, I’m yet to receive a check from UI, I will be stuck in the phone queue until

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My Furloughed World

The Separation 04.03.20 On top of being quarantine, I’m now furloughed till July. No work, stuck inside with my folks, I need to do something to keep me busy. I’m a little sad but I think I’m okay. Be handling big changes in my life for the past 3 years and I think this one

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Kokeshi!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Shots from my doll cleaning days for doll sale fundraiser. This collection is from a 103 year old lady that started the collection about 70 years ago. There were several types of dolls and ceramics but the kokeshi were fabulous. This a video describing the history and different types of kokeshi dolls. The collection of

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