What do badminton, beer, and cherry trees have in common? The answer is hana-mi. Hana-mi is the distinctly Japanese act of going to the park to view the absolutely awe-inspiring blooming of sakura, or cherry blossoms. Quick Japanese lesson: “Hana” means flower and “mi” means to view. Cherry blossoms bloom for about three weeks in […]
When the earth shakes now I don’t really believe it. I’m imagining.