The recipe file index is in Tea.for.Two. A translation of food names from English to Japanese is found in food.names.

Recipes are found in the following blogspot sites: (1) appetizers.&.snacks, (2) beef, (3) beverages.&.drinks
(4) breads.&.muffins, (5) casseroles.&.stews (6), (7) cups.of.tea, (8) eggs.&.cheese,
(9) fish.&.seafood, (10) fruit, (11), (12) pasta.&.noodles, (13) pork, (14) poultry, (15) rice,
(16), (17) soups.&.salads, (18) sweets.&.treats, (19) tofu, (20) vegetables.

Lastly, cooking and household tips are in this-n-that.

Saturday, April 21, 2018

Japanese traditional strawberry & cherry green tea treats

Japanese traditional strawberry & cherry green tea treats

The white porcelain dishes with the traditional Japanese green tea treats are gold trimmed Yokohama china in a shell shape.

The tea treats are cherry mochi (a thin sweetened cherry flavored rice cake) a with cherry flavored Japanese an (a cherry flavored sweetened bean jam) filling and topped with a fresh strawberry. The outer covering is a fresh cherry leaf.

Thanks for stopping by...

Tuesday, December 23, 2014

"Wishing you a very, very Merry Christmas cup of tea..."

Wishing you a very, very Merry Christmas...

Thanks for stopping by
and God Bless,
hugs, Chris


more later...

Friday, June 13, 2014

New Recipes

Passionate books

~ soups & salads ~

~ sweets & treats ~

Passionate books

kiwi pie

more later...

Saturday, October 01, 2011

Are you looking for something?

Passionate books

This is the contents of a cookbook...

are you are looking for a recipe?

more later...

Monday, April 06, 2009

Everyday is a Celebration

Everyday is a Celebration (by martian cat)

Sunday, January 13, 2008


Enjoying a cup of tea...

Friday, June 01, 2007


This blog is the recipe file box... other people might call this a table of contents... either way, this is the index to the entire cookbook.

Each blog is a separate chapter of the cookbook. These chapters are numbered from (1) to (20). All recipes are hot-linked under the chapters in this blog. This makes it easier to enjoy trying to find a recipe. The extra chapters are titled this-n-that and food.names.

Wednesday, March 07, 2007

(0) Tea-for-Two

If you would like to share a recipe, please email to me
directly thru this blog's profile.

In addition, some recipes will be cross-referenced in this index to make it easier to find a recipe... however, they will be only listed in one chapter.

Lastly, photos will be added to some recipes as they become available...

Thursday, January 25, 2007


A translation of food names from English to Japanese.

flour - kona
vinegar - su
tofu - tofu
meat - niku
grain - kokurui
sea vegetables - kaiso
fish and shellfish - sakana & kai
vegetables - yasai
miscellaneous - sonota
nuts - natsu
pasta and noodles - pasuta & nûdoru
fruits - kudamono

The words are translated into Romaji from English. This is to help with people interested in a dictionary.

The words are not translated into Japanese Kanji because the blog is using English characters for postings.

Numerous dictionaries provide Japanese Kanji characters for those that need to learn further.

Saturday, December 30, 2006

Invitation to send a recipe

You are always welcome to share a favorite recipe. Your name will be recognized at the beginning of the recipe with...

From the kitchen of _____

If you have a photo for the recipe to include, it will be added, too!

myspace layouts, myspace codes, glitter graphics

Positive comments and helpful hints are always welcome!

Happy cooking...

this Index needs an Index...

Thursday, November 30, 2006

(1) appetizers.&.snacks

Tuesday, November 28, 2006

(2) beef

Beef Recipes

Cajun Beef & Cabbage
Porcupine Meatballs

Korean Beef Recipes

Ground Beef - Lettuce Sushi

Mexican Beef Recipes
Enchilada bake

Rumanian Beef Recipes
Sarmale (cabbage rolls)

Sunday, November 26, 2006

(3) beverages.&.drinks

Saturday, November 25, 2006

(4) breads.&.muffins

Friday, November 24, 2006

(5) casseroles.&.stews

Thursday, November 23, 2006


Wednesday, November 22, 2006

(7) cups.of.tea

Tuesday, November 21, 2006

(8) eggs.&.cheese

Monday, November 20, 2006

(9) fish.&.seafood

Sunday, November 19, 2006

(10) fruit

Saturday, November 18, 2006


Friday, November 17, 2006

(12) pasta.&.noodles

Thursday, November 16, 2006

(13) pork

Wednesday, November 15, 2006

(14) poultry

Sunday, November 12, 2006

(15) rice

Saturday, November 11, 2006


Thursday, November 09, 2006

(17) soups.&.salads

Tuesday, November 07, 2006

(18) sweets.&.treats

Monday, November 06, 2006

(19) tofu

Sunday, November 05, 2006

(20) vegetables

Friday, November 03, 2006