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;

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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.

Mind gutter covered with snow

Hikage Onsen

Nakajima Library at Akita International University

Appreciating sun

Snow fence protecting window


Light snowfall on rice field

First snow falling in this season

Cooking edible chrysanthemum in kitchen garden

Exhibition "Natural History of Mt. Chokai"

Reddened Japanese rowan

Working on fine day and reading on rainy day

Access to home from bar

Akita station west exit bus terminal made by cadar

Cadar and scarlet-tinged ivy

Eating new rice

KQ train and Akita 's food event

Truck festival in Akita

Oktoberfest in Akita

"Kuroko doughnut"

Blooming Jerusalem artichoke flower

Moon and shamisen

Golden rice field

Lycoris radiata in bloom

Mt. Fujisato-Komagatake

seasonal change of clothing

Coming of autumn

Morning dew and rice field

Blooming Japanese ginger flower