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The meaning of Umami

September 12, 2015 in Bon Cheesepetit / Japan 13 Cheesed

I’ve talked about the origin of Itadakimasu and the significance of Mottaitai. Today i want to talk about this word called “umami“, it’s not a phrase like itadakimasu or mottainai, but still related to food, veeeery yummy food, because i know you guys love eating XD. So let’s see! You may have heard of umami, since […]

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Hair Salon NALU

September 7, 2015 in Japan 2 Cheesed

After coming back from Hawaii, i wanted to get a hair cut before going back to Malaysia. NALU, just above 76CAFE, will always be special because it was the birth place of Number76. It has been around for 14 years now among all the other salons in the most competitive hairstyling territory in Tokyo – […]

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number76 in Tokyo!

September 6, 2015 in Japan 5 Cheesed

I’ve never had so many friends all at once in Tokyo before!!! Team Number76 in Tokyo!!! Back in June Number76 had a company trip to Tokyo, and since there are more than 60 staff now they had to split it in two groups, 30 each week and i joined both group for their outings XD […]

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The Meaning of Mottainai

August 30, 2015 in Japan 18 Cheesed

This post is an extension to the previous post on the meaning of itadakimasu. You now know that when one says Itadakimasu, one is humbly expressing his gratitude to mother nature, and everything that brought the meal on his plate. And when you feel thankful for your food, naturally you will want to savor the […]

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To the beach with Junya!

August 27, 2015 in Commercial Break / Japan 4 Cheesed

A photo post on Japan in June 2015! It was summer in Japan and it was time to hit the beach! The danna had surfing itch for a long long time since the last time he surfed was in Bali. Most of the NALU staff (beach boys!!!) are surfers too so the they rented a […]

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Autumn in Tohoku

August 21, 2015 in Japan 5 Cheesed

As summer is coming to an end soon, and if you are traveling to Japan in the next few months, these are some of the places you may want to consider going if you are into romantic autumn leaf viewing this fall. The Tohoku region has some of the best known spots for Momiji (autumn leaf)viewing. […]

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