Japanese product...marshmallow around sugar paw print...marshmallow melts in hot beverage and sugar floats...very cute
独眼竜伊達政宗辨當 仙台駅 (駅弁) 'Dokuganryū Daté Masamune bentō' (ekiben) at the Sendai Station, Miyagi Pref., Japan. ☆☆駅弁 (ekiben) literally means 'station lunch' sold on trains or train stations often of the local specialities. 独眼竜伊達政宗 (Dokuganryū Daté Masamune) is Japan's historical general (1567-1636), Dokuganryū meaning 'one-eyed dragon.' There are many collectors of ekiben wrapping papers or the box itself, unique to each ekiben of every regions.
Blog Shinjuku modern Chiyo beans: hand-painted aka Pokkuri
Fire Vortex (2006) )by the Late Japanese textile artist Itchiku Kubota(1917-2003) form the exhibition,Kimono as Art: The Landscapes of Itchiku Kubota, Canton Museum of Art in Canton, Ohio (February 8-April 26, 2009).