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Hot dog it's the 4th of July [Jul. 4th, 2005|04:41 pm]
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[Current Music |imagining Hyde singing HappyBirthday to Gackt]




^-^ Wonderful photo from jmtimages *~chu~*

*-* Liv's new Ark flash design is so lovely...click click! >>>






This heatwave has been rather torturous on produce.. I've been craving fruit (which is odd for me) but so far everything has tasted more or less like plastic - (except some Michigan cherries that were really good..) So what to cook with when all your produce looks rather wilted? Ah ..firecracker tofu.

Heat oil in wok with garlic & ginger - add dried red chili peppers, chili paste - ..then after a minute add a lb of cubed tofu with 1/3 cup water/veg broth, 2 tbs shoyu (soy sauce), 2 tsp sesame oil After a minute add 1 tsp cornstarch dissolved in 1 tsp cold water..

I also made beef 'seitan' with broccoli - (Seitan is also called gluten , it's made from the protein part of wheat & is popular in vegetarian Buddhist cooking. Seitan can look like this: http://www.galaxia-alfa.com/receitas/images/articles/seitanbatatas I make my Seitan in a pressure cooker & it's very easy.. anyone wants a recipe I'll post it.)
Best of all - Leigh really liked it and had the leftovers for lunch today ^-^



^-^ Hyde is writing the themesong for the Japanese version of "Stealth" (Out in USA July, Oct in Japan)
http://www.sonypictures.jp/movies/stealth/ (The image on that Sony Stealth page freaks me in a Fruedian inkblot kinda way - but I digress)
http://www.nikkansports.com/ns/entertainment/p-et-tp0-050704-0013.html 「COUNTDOWN」

Wishes of Wedded bliss to deepspacestyle
^-^ Congrats to ruiroentgen on his graduation~
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[User Picture]From: sedefendendo
2005-07-04 11:05 pm (UTC)
i love all that stuff!
i am a crazy crazy lover of ginger, always fresh in my house, love love love it.

i juice it, i eat it, smoosh it, cook it......you name it, i love it!
love the burn when i drink it with honey, am i sane?
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From: hydesfangirl27
2005-07-04 11:09 pm (UTC)
I can't stand tofu >_<

A new HYDE single aye? <3
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[User Picture]From: 4am_secret
2005-07-05 12:12 am (UTC)
Ooooh, I'd like to see the recipe ^_^
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From: ilenebook
2005-07-05 02:07 am (UTC)
Hi! Having a happy 4th I hope.
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[User Picture]From: miya_fangirl
2005-07-05 11:24 pm (UTC)
OMG you have the CUTEST icon ^_^

*licks it*
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From: ilenebook
2005-07-05 11:47 pm (UTC)
OMG...no...you could get lizard lips...ewwww.
Just kidding..he is cute.
No kissing or licking the lizard...heeee.
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[User Picture]From: miya_fangirl
2005-07-06 12:11 am (UTC)
I'll try to resist XD
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[User Picture]From: theskyiscrying
2005-07-05 05:42 am (UTC)
Hi there, would you mind adding me back? I've been visiting your journal lately for L'Arc/Hyde updates, and have also been looking at past entries and collecting all of the fabulous "spam" images you post. Thanks so much for all of your hard work!
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[User Picture]From: doap
2005-07-05 10:48 am (UTC)
beautiful flash !!
hope you had a great July4th too *pictures King with stars and stripes painted on*

that's amazing all you can do with vegetables~ i wish i could be a veggy too

C Céline**
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[User Picture]From: shochu66
2005-07-05 02:39 pm (UTC)
Hope you had a nice 4th July - from two ginger-lovers!
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[User Picture]From: hydeist_wannabe
2005-07-05 04:06 pm (UTC)
her flash is pretty :) and that tofu sounds delicious *notes recipe*

haven't heard of the movie but more song credits to him are always a good thing
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From: hydebelle
2005-07-05 05:12 pm (UTC)
When I went to Kyoto there was this restaurant where all they served was tofu and it was more than one kind. I was flabbergasted at how many different kinds of tofu there was and the ways to eat it. It was an expensive restaurant too. I guess that's what Kyoto is famous for. O_o

hyde is writing the theme song for "Stealth"? How lovely!!! I wanted to see that movie in theaters because it looks better than that War of the Worlds. But it's a little eerie plot-wise, because our technology is getting out of hand if that ever happens. >_
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[User Picture]From: chikuqi
2005-07-05 06:44 pm (UTC)
Mmmm firecracker tofu sounds yummy ^_^ I will have to try it sometime!
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[User Picture]From: fenery
2005-07-05 08:33 pm (UTC)
cute doggie!
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[User Picture]From: miya_fangirl
2005-07-05 11:25 pm (UTC)
Hyde singing happy birthday to Gackt... XD

That new intro is very nicely biased I say ^^

umm... countdown for what? *scratches head*
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