Dinner at the Tabeis’

こんにちは! Last Friday Paul and I went to our friend Saki’s house for dinner. We’ve known Saki for about four years now – she was one of our first Japanese friends in Tatebayashi! She lives with her parents in a lovely Japanese-style house, complete with tatami (woven straw) and shoji (sliding doors with paper stretched … Continue reading Dinner at the Tabeis’

Thai Beef Salad

Hello everyone! When I went home last August, my number one priority (besides seeing friends and family) was to eat all of the food I could — I even made a list! One of the foods on my list was my mom’s Thai beef salad, which is crunchy, sour, and spicy, and perfect for summer. We ate … Continue reading Thai Beef Salad