dining at say cheese, casual beef kitchen

Yesterday was Ree-O’s birthday so that meant another yummy dinner to be had (tune in next week for throwback thursday)! We decided to keep it local and eat close to my house in Yoyogi Uehara (代々木上原). There are numerous cute cafes, trendy bars and spectacular restaurants in this neighborhood. You can find then on main […]

happy birthday boo-chan (part 2 at fonda de la madrugada)

(Continuation of Boo-chan’s birthday celebration. In case you missed out here‘s our fabulous lunch at the luxurious Ukai-tei) Boo-chan and I love mexican food, so we had birthday dinner plans with Mr. T and Fee at Fonda de la Madrugada (フォンダ・デ・ラ・ マドゥルガーダ) in Harajuku (原宿). It’s hard to find good mexican in Tokyo, so we […]

lunch @kan no daitokoro

**UPDATE** This restaurant in Shibuya has closed on February 28, 2014. There is another branch in Shibuya that you can visit please check here. I have also been to this location many times. I love to work out. And after working out, my friends and I  have built up this ferocious appetite and have somehow […]

happy birthday boo-chan (part 1 lunch at ukai-tei)!

  So Boo-chan’s birthday was on Sunday (Feb 24), but since he was extremely busy with work we had to celebrate two days later. Yesterday, I planned a day of indulgence. Our first stop was the 5th floor of the Gyre Building, Ukai-tei (うかい亭) in Omotesando (表参道). Ukai Tei is an impressive teppanyaki restaurant that […]

review: Kose Seikisho Pure Brightener

Last night I wanted to prep my face for my date with Boo-chan today.  I use a ton of skin care products to try and keep my face looking refreshed, moisturized and young. So I decided to use my Kose Seikisho Pure Brightener (massage gel) this time. I like to use this gel to remove the […]