Hey everyone! I've been away for awhile, but I'm back! While I have been away, I've been out searching and exploring Japan with the Kid (Aeva), and we have found some fun and exciting places. One of those places happening to be a restaurant called This Is The Burger in Kokubunji. We literally stumbled upon this restaurant while we… Continue reading Local Tokyo: This Is The Burger
Over the weekend I met up with my friend Emiko and her daughter at her home in Kawagoe. I have always wanted to visit Kawagoe, so I jumped at the opportunity when she asked us (myself and my daughter) to visit her. The trip was planned three weeks in advance, so I was ready to go… Continue reading Life in Japan: A Day in Kawagoe
There are a lot of local Japanese chain restaurant that my family love going to, but our favorite is Kagetsu Arashi Ramen. Kagetsu (what we call it for short) is the best place, in my opinion, to get a quick, piping hot meal at a decent price. My family goes to Kagetsu at least once a week! We enjoy… Continue reading Local Tokyo: Kagetsu Arashi Ramen
Last weekend marked 3 years since my husband and I moved to Japan. I remember being very tired; I was almost 6 month pregnant and can you imagine the discomfort I felt on that 10 hour ride? I was miserable, but happy. I decided to take a look at the very first blog post I made;… Continue reading Mickey D’s, Please!
At the beginning of last summer my family and I took a trip to Aoyama. Aoyama is an upscale shopping and entertainment district not too far from Harajuku and Shibuya. While exploring, we found a small narrow alley that expanded into a larger sized space called Commune 246. *Commune 246 located at 3 chome-13 Minamiaoyama, Minato,Tokyo. Open… Continue reading Food Stand Heaven: Commune 246
Okay, I must admit I’m a foodie! I love food and whenever I find a good spot with great food and good service I get overwhelmed with excitement. The Great Burger in Harajuku is by far one of the best places to get a burger in Tokyo! Its a little tricky to find but thank… Continue reading The Great Burger
Before moving to Tokyo my husband and I loved to hit up our favorite breakfast spots. You know, everyone’s favorite breakfast spots: Denny’s, IHOP. When we finally arrived here we quickly realized there weren’t any places to get pancakes in our area, so we settled on making pancakes at home. Months had gone by and… Continue reading Breakfast In Tokyo