Monthly Archives: June 2006

GOOD TO SEE, NOT SO GOOD TO EAT

One day, a neighbor gave us these stuff… The Japanese name is gumi… (English name: cherry elaeagnus) They are the size of large grapes, hence the name, bikkuri gumi (literally, ‘Surprised cherry’) They looked very delicious, but looks do tell … Continue reading

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BERRIES FOR THE TABLE

Been picking some berries for the morning breakfast table… Homegrown berries, that is… Strawberries… mulberries… and sakura berries… The strawberries are succulent and sweet… Mulberries are somewhat light in flavor… But the sakura berries are bitterish yet juicy… Am looking … Continue reading

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GOLDFISH IN THE POND

Last weekend, decided to buy some goldfishes… Went to the local DIY and bought three Ko-aka goldfish… literally ‘Little Red’ goldfish… Size… about 4 centimeters from head to tail… Had planned to get the fast swimming, elegant Comet or the … Continue reading

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