This blog is written by author Sachiko who is not a native speaker of English, so it may be hard to read. It is translated from the summary of Japanese page;

People, Group

Polishing rice by coin mill machine

There are vending machines that make brown rice polished everywhere in Akita being famous for rice planting. People often use this, because having just polished rice is fresh and delicious.

Tempura of pond smelt

Hachirogata lake in Akita is famous for smelt fishing on ice. My landlord caught and gave me some. I fried and ate them, and thought that winter was not bad.

Snow removal exercise

Nakajima Library at Akita International University

Appreciating sun


"Oga-Dra" Dorayaki bean‐jam pancake

Important job

Reddened Japanese rowan

Baking sweet potato on woodstove

Working on fine day and reading on rainy day

Access to home from bar

Over time work and beer

Akita station west exit bus terminal made by cadar

Eating new rice

Private time Increasing after work

KQ train and Akita 's food event

Truck festival in Akita

Oktoberfest in Akita

Philosophy in fall

Kiritanpo festival Odate

Dried sardine ramen

Moon and shamisen

Imaginary heavy equipment "Back Wheel"

Failing to starting winter preparation

Golden rice field

Lycoris radiata in bloom

seasonal change of clothing

Omagari Fireworks Festival

Eating corn I grew