Boys to Men- Fruits Basket edition

Decided to do a special version of our best boy posts by focusing on character development within the male species in one anime. So we chose Furuba. Kyo So Kyo was classic character development to me. He started cold and stubborn then grew to be considerate and inclusive. His cursed situation was unique and caused … More Boys to Men- Fruits Basket edition

First Impressions – Spy x Family

Hello, hello, and welcome back to Otaku Thursday. You know, when I was a kid my brother always made me play video games with him–not that I didn’t enjoy playing the games–but they often aligned with his interests. Even movies were things he liked and we just had to watch together. Which is how I … More First Impressions – Spy x Family

Happy children’s day!

So to keep it simple, the anime listed here mainly cover a cast of preteens from various genres but each story carries the spirit of youth transforming into a bright future. For those of you who have been watching anime for a while, some of these will be familiar to you. Without giving too much … More Happy children’s day!


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Hi, I’m Lillie. Previously a magazine editor, I became a full-time mother and freelance writer in 2017. I spend most of my time with my kids and husband over at The Brown Bear Family but this blog is for my love of food and sharing my favorites with you!

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