lunch @ Cicada

My parents and I love Cicada, and they always request to go here when they come to visit Tokyo. Since Baby Sakuma is still only 2 weeks old, my mama and I decided to have a mother-daughter lunch date, while my dad watches the baby. I was so excited to have mother-daughter time. Every time I […]

anniversary dinner @ Pierre Gagnaire

Today is mine and Boo-chan’s 4th Anniversary! And since I’m pregnant now, it will be our last anniversary as a couple–next year we will be a family of three! So we decided to go to Pierre Gagnaire (ピエール・ガニェール) in ANA Intercontinental Hotel. We had fabulous seats in front of the window with a great view of […]

dinner at Betterave Bistro Jiro

I love Betterave Bistro Jiro (ベトラーヴ ビストロ ジロー). I often come here for lunch, so if you missed my blog on lunching here, check it out! Bistro Jiro is a mix of Italian, French and Russian Cuisine. This was the first time I came here for dinner, so me, boo-chan and the rents were excited. […]

cheap sushi@uobei

There was a tv program focusing on Shibuya (渋谷) on TV the other night, and Boo-chan and I watched it. There was a segment on a new cheap sushi place that seemed interesting so we decided to check it out. Uobei (魚ベイ) is a part of the Genki Sushi Group. 1. After this program, I knew […]

Who Says You Cant Get Good Sushi Outside of Japan

Like so many people, I love sushi!! And it’s so funny that some of the best sushi I have eaten has been outside of Japan. One place I love is MOzen Bistro at Mandarin Oriental Las Vegas. When I went back home in May I dined here twice, once with my parents and again with […]