What's in Store Blog

January 25, 2022


Quarantine Game Night

Sushi Go’s speed means that even if you’re losing right now, another round will be coming so soon that you always feel like you have a shot at redemption, and the plethora of possible hands means no one strategy dominates – it’s anyone’s game.

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July 09, 2021


Move Over Avocado Roll, There is a New Vegan Roll in Town

Modoki

The two foods that I miss the most since becoming vegan are a good cheesy pizza and sushi. That is why I was really excited to learn that JANM Store was going to start carrying a new book called Sushi Modoki: The Japanese Art and Craft of Vegan Sushi.

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April 08, 2021

Allen Say ›


I Still Love My First Allen Say Book

As a child, Tea with Milk resonated with me; this was the first book I’d ever seen where the main character looked anything like me! She even had a similar hair style. It was marvelous to see both of my cultures represented together in a medium meant for kids.

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New Year Sprouts!

That’s why I have decided to incorporate more green veggies in my diet with sprouts. I use the Kaiware seeds from Kitazawa Seed Company. One packet is good for about two batches. They are a little spicy and easy to grow.

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September 08, 2020


New 2020-2021 JANM Store catalog!

The new JANM Store catalog is here!

 

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August 26, 2020


A Light in the Woods

When the sun went down I attached the solar puff to the support bars of my tent and basked in the glory of the warm white light.

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Kasuri or ikat?

Whenever I see clothing made with kasuri fabrics, I find them hard to resist (no pun intended). And while we don’t carry a lot of clothing in our store, once in awhile I have to make these beautiful pieces available to remind people of these traditional textile arts.

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