In Japan, the Richter scale is used, but people tend to pay more attention to our own seismic scale. This scale measures the intensity of shaking (not the size of the earthquake itself) at different points on Earth’s surface. It’s measured using the units of seismic intensity (shindo) and is divided into 10 levels. (For more… Continue reading Did you feel it…?
I’m still trying to master the Greek birthday song, let alone the Christmas carol… —————————————————————————————————————————–
The sugar was absorbed by the dough, so it’s a good idea to sprinkle sugar after baking as well… My slice had the coin (yay!) for the one we made at our house. For the one made at the in-laws, the slice for the “household” had the coin. I wish you all happy 2018!!
My apologies for a long silence! As I’m currently visiting Japan, I don’t have access to my pen tablet. Intead of my regular posts, I’d like to share some pictures I’ve taken here. The first thing that impresses me everytime I arrive in Japan is parking. Especially after getting used to this in Greece… … Continue reading Visit to Japan
Shopping Cart 1 Mystery solved!! By the way, it’s a ten-minute walk from this supermarket to my neighborhood. It’s kind of amazing that people would push shopping carts this far…
Summer equals spending your time at the beach. People prefer sea for their vacation over mountains. Everyone, the young and the old, enjoys themselves at the beach. The sea cannot be separated from the Greek people, so I completely assumed that everyone learns how to swim in the sea in their childhood… However,… Continue reading Sea = Hot Springs?
If I see it positively, maybe I have a good ear?? (I’m not speaking negatively about the Greek accent. Like I want to avoid speaking Greek with a Japanese accent, I’d like to pronounce words in English “correctly.” )