A First!

A warm “Thank You” to Fae of Fae’s Twist and Tango for nominating my blog for my very first award.¬†I’ve not been blogging long, so I’m absolutely astonished and delighted that I’ve even been picked. Fae is a lovely lady with a multicultural background– having grown up with Persian parents, in Japan. She posts delicious…

Nutty Onion Pakodas

Almost four thousand miles separate Japan and India. And many light years separate the cultures of the two countries. But Buddhism travelled all those miles from India, and was absorbed into Japan. Now I don’t know very much about Japanese cuisine, being a vegetarian, and I’ve always believed that it was an untouched tradition that…