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Dried flower roses and rose oil | 薔薇のドライフラワーとローズオイル

Dried flower roses and rose oil | 薔薇のドライフラワーとローズオイル

While having a rose garden at home, caring and gardening the roses can be rewarding but also relentless. Once the roses commence it’s bloom, the garden is well looked after by my husband, while my daily chores (as an assistant) is cleaning and sweeping. As the flowers fade to the end of life, the petal […]

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making..Marron Glacé | 2015 自家製マロングラッセ

making..Marron Glacé | 2015 自家製マロングラッセ

Making ‘Marron Glacé’ used to be an yearly seasonal  personal  event of mine but over the years I was not able to do this every autumn with family events concentrating during the same timing.

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Making Dried Persimmon | 干し柿作り

Making Dried Persimmon | 干し柿作り

Persimmon comes abundant during the autumn season and  “Making DRIED PERSIMMON” has become my husband’s favorite hobbies.

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DIY - Newborn Baby Blanket | ハンドメイド・ベビーケット

DIY – Newborn Baby Blanket | ハンドメイド・ベビーケット

I think that I am entering a different phase of life… Making ‘baby swaddle blanket’ from my newborn daughter’s baby (due any moment) which officially make both of us – granny and grandpa. Well, to confess we already are this January when our son welcomed baby boy.

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DIY Natural Mosquito Repellant | 『天然・安心・安い』蚊よけ

DIY Natural Mosquito Repellant | 『天然・安心・安い』蚊よけ

My friends say, I make most anything. Good point and true. Yes, I do like to make things from scratch – including our seasonal mosquito repellant which my husband consumes like hell. We grow herbs in our petite garden which theoretically mosquito should dislike but we can never get rid of them during the summer […]

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