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Do You Furikake?

Using furikake in Japanese cooking is as common as salt & pepper in the U.S. What is Furikake? Furikake (pronounced furee-kah-kay) has been the love object in many kitchens for the past year, like Sriracha or “everything” bagel seasoning were…

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Ikigai explained
Culture, Knowing

Do You Know Your Ikigai?

A Japanese concept to bring purpose to work and life. First there was Hygge (pronounced hoo-gah), the Danish lifestyle which creates comfort, coziness and safety in the home and enhances enjoyment of family, friends and the small pleasures in life….

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New York Times Op-Docs
Culture, Knowing

The New York Times Op-Docs

The NYT offers a platform for independent filmmakers to share their short creations with us. In 2011, the New York Times’ editorial department began inviting established and emerging filmmakers to submit new, short opinionated documentaries. There are no restrictions on…

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