Hattori Farm in Kanagawa

Just a short drive from Tokyo, we entered into what felt like another world with Hattori Farm. I’d been enticed by the rumor of pony rides, but when my friend and I arrived with our sons, we learned that they didn’t start until later in the season. Luckily, I hadn’t mentioned pony rides to my…

Summer Treats in Japan!

Enjoying all the delicious treats we can find in Japan!

Tsukiji Fish Market & Ginza

Bright and early on a rainy Saturday, our son booked into a once-a-month Saturday daycare that we always take advantage of, my better half & I took off for Tokyo to visit one of his Japan bucket list items, the Tsukiji Fish Market – the largest in the world. The market has existed in this location…

End of Summer Easy Peach Crisp

Fruit crisps are one of my all-time favorite desserts to make. Easy, healthy and delicious, they are incredibly simple to make, which is hugely important to a cook like me. The only ingredients are fruit, granola, cinnamon & nutmeg, honey, and butter, so it’s insanely healthy for a dessert and a great option for paleo…

Summer Sea Scallops

This is a great summer meal that’s both fresh & easy and best of all, it’s just one pot.  Simple ingredients, just scallops, spinach, cannellini & vegetable broth and spices to your liking. MBH whipped it up in less than 10 minutes for a fast way to wrap up a busy Sunday.  Full recipe here,…