The kitchen is where the party is

Style & Design | ON: DESIGN Nov 4, 2018

The kitchen is where the party is

by Mio Yamada

The kitchen may be home to the most everyday objects in the house, but that doesn't mean they all have to be boring in design. Soak up the cleaning experience Suuu has re-designed one of the most pedestrian of household items and turned it into an ...

National Jan 2, 2018

Two die in Tokyo after choking on New Year rice cakes

Fifteen people, including two who died, had to be rushed by ambulance to hospitals in Tokyo on Monday after choking on mochi, a sticky rice cake that is a traditional New Year's dish. According to the Tokyo Fire Department, the two who died were a ...

Mochi is making a sweet turn outside Japan

Food & Drink Oct 2, 2015

Mochi is making a sweet turn outside Japan

Vivien Wong and her brother Howard are pinning their future on a Japanese favorite that is beginning to gain popularity elsewhere. Mochi is made by steaming and pounding rice flour until it has a chewy, glutinous texture like a gummy bear or even — at ...