Japanese Pork Katsu

It wasn't until I moved to Seattle that I reluctantly tried Japanese food. Having grown up on a traditional UK diet of fish & chips, roast dinners and sausage & mash, Japanese food was distinctly "alien" to me. As my hubby escorted me to Seattle's International District for my first Japanese experience, I had butterflies in my stomach and Stephen King-esque thoughts running … Continue reading Japanese Pork Katsu

Viva Las Vegas!

Please forgive me, for I am about to break a golden rule... ..."what happens in Vegas, stays in Vegas!". This is the promise made by every member of any group that travels to the wonderful city of Las Vegas. But don't get me wrong, I am not a gossip and I can definitely be trusted with secrets, … Continue reading Viva Las Vegas!

Tokyo, Japan

“Konichiwa” (hello) from Japan! I am writing this post from Singapore airport having spent the past week in Japan, and what a memorable week it has been! First stop Tokyo – what an amazing place! It is such a safe and clean city and the people are so disciplined and polite. There’s no litter or graffiti anywhere and the pavements … Continue reading Tokyo, Japan