Food

Not nuts over natto

I am jealous of my friends who love natto (fermented soybeans). One of the first couple of things you will encounter in Japan over breakfast is a serving of natto, among many other things. I remember giving it a try even if I knew I wouldn’t like it during my first morning in Tokyo. I …

Sinigang story

Photo courtesy of Mamou FB

(Photo from Mamou’s FB page) I just came home from lunch where I had kurubota sinigang. Even before I knew I was pregnant, I was already craving sour food. A week before finding out, I wanted santol which was quite hard to find since it wasn’t santol season just yet. Luckily, Joel later on found …