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Tokyo Life 2016: Shopping & Omiyage!

March 22, 2016 in Japan / Shoutouts 25 Cheesed

A post on shopping and souvenirs in Tokyo!! Having stayed in Singapore for a short period of time put many things in perspective. First of all, when in Tokyo doing groceries: OMG WHY EVERYTHING SO CHEAP OK BUY ALLLLLLLL. Remember the $22 broccoli in Singapore? Well I can feed a whole farm of bunnies here. […]

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NALU Hair Salon and 76CAFE, Omotesando

March 19, 2016 in Japan 18 Cheesed

We are back from Tokyo!!! I’m back KL now to take a rest. Every time we come back everybody gets sick -_-. The weather maybe? Looks like the haze is back T___T. To add insult to injury, our helper decided not to return after we sent her back to her country when we were away. The […]

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Tohoku: Fukushima Prefecture

March 18, 2016 in Japan 7 Cheesed

Final post on my trip to Tohoku! On the last day, i left Sendai, Miyagi Prefecture and headed to Koriyama, Fukushima Prefecture. A lot of people may think that the name “Fukushima” has very negative associations due to the nuclear crisis after 3.11, but Fukushima Prefecture is a HUGE prefecture, and I think it is […]

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Ichigo is not strawberry

March 16, 2016 in Japan 4 Cheesed

This is an extra post on Miyagi Prefecture. During my trip to Tohoku, we visited a strawberry farm in Yamamoto, Miyagi Prefecture for ichigogari (strawberry-picking). I had such an amazing experience that I decided to make this an entirely separate blog post! The farm I went to is Ichigo World. Actually it would be quite […]

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Tohoku: Miyagi Prefecture (Ishinomaki)

March 9, 2016 in Japan 8 Cheesed

This coming March 11 marks the 5th anniversary of the Great Eastern Japan Earthquake that happened in 2011. It has already been 5 years (I haven’t even met the danna back then!) and until today, it is still an incident everyone talks about here in Japan on a daily basis. The TV channels run daily […]

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Tokyo Life (Spring 2016)

March 6, 2016 in Japan 10 Cheesed

So. I feel like once you become a mother, traveling is like a playing a warlord game, where you have to clear each stage and advance to the next level and sometimes you die (and then undie) in between, with the enemies coming at you all. The. Damn. Time. And random traps wherever you go. […]

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