Course completed!

A lot has happened since I last blogged about my experience in taking the Nihoncha Instructor Association course via correspondence. Despite being busy with work throughout the duration of the course, I finally managed to complete it under the stipulated time frame of six months. Efforts definitely paid off when I received my Certificate of … Continue reading Course completed!


Tea tasting: Kizawa no Ocha

I recently wrote about my informal experience in picking and making tea while I was in Tohyamago, south of Nagano prefecture. I first learnt about tea made in Kizawa, a small settlement in Tohyamago, when I saw a Facebook page sharing Hiroshi-san’s post about it. It totally piqued my interest, because I never knew the … Continue reading Tea tasting: Kizawa no Ocha