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Freedom Japanese Market Past Boxes – July

Freedom Japanese Market Past Boxes – July

Our July snack box was full of summer exclusive goodies straight from Japan! Some highlights included cow tongue flavored umaibo (one of our most popular snacks), watermelon flavored ramune candies, and garlic flavored puffed corn curls (perfect for vampires)!

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Freedom Japanese Market Past Boxes – June

Freedom Japanese Market Past Boxes – June

Here in Japan, we saw plenty of hot summer days in June, along with a little too much rain during the infamous rainy season. To help everyone beat the summer time blues, we made sure to pack June’s snack box full of sweet (and savory) treats sure to keep spirits high!

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An Introduction to Japanese Public Holidays

An Introduction to Japanese Public Holidays

As an expat in Japan, it’s sometimes difficult to remember all the different holidays that occur in Japan, leading to embarrassing situations where a person might show up to their office only to find it closed because it’s actually a public holiday!

This post will introduce you to all of the major Japanese public holidays and what they mean.

How cool will you look when you send your Japanese friends “Marine Day” gifts?… Okay, cool might not be the word we’re looking for here, but we hope you learn something new!

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14 Loan Words From Japanese

14 Loan Words From Japanese

English is a hodgepodge of lone words and adaptations from many different languages and as such, it can sometimes be a bit difficult to know where many English phrases originate from. Today we are going to look at some words that came directly from Japanese!

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