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Check These 2 Places in Tokyo for Unique Christmas Meals This 2016

Have you made any plans on what you are going to do this coming Christmas 2016? If you happen to be in Tokyo (東京), there are many illuminations to check out, nice Christmas dinners offered at restaurants to savor, and plenty of fun activities which you can engage in. However, if you want to do…

Discover 7 Healthy Foods That Contribute to Okinawa’s Longevity!

At the mention of Okinawa (沖縄), the sun, sandy beaches, the beautiful underwater world, warm weather, and a relaxed atmosphere usually come to mind. But did you know that Okinawa is famous for the longevity of its elderly people? It’s been said that the relatively stress-free lifestyle there and the people’s diet consisting of various…

Savor the Taste of Japan’s Seas Through These 5 Types of Shellfish

As Japan is an island country, it is blessed with a wide variety of seafood which can be harvested from the seas surrounding the country or obtained at rearing farms. However, do you find yourself at a loss when faced with a mind-boggling range of shellfish? As most of their names are written in Hiragana…

Savor Healthy Goodness at These 3 Vegetarian Restaurants in Osaka

Vegetarian restaurants are on the rise in Osaka, the second largest metropolitan area in the country. People are becoming more conscious of food diet that many are actually seeking for real vegetarian meals. Oftentimes, it is difficult to find a restaurant selling such food. To help you fill your tummy with a vegetarian diet, here…

Have a Daily Slice of Healthy Cake at POMPON CAKES BLVD. in Kamakura!

Have you ever wished that you could eat delicious cakes every day without having to worry about your health? Well, this cake shop may be just the place you’re looking for. View this post on Instagram 我が家の1周年,2/5(火)は…宇宙一大好きな【 POM PON CAKES BLVD. 】の最高なお2人が,我が家に立って下さります!!泣 . 「もし良かったら,お祝いに我々がお店に立たせて頂くのはどうでしょうか?」という予想だにしないお電話に…0.01秒で「是非‼︎」と大興奮鼻息あらめでお返事する私。 地域に根付き愛されるお店であり,全てが真心で出来ているような温かさと誰もが幸せで溢れる空間。素晴らしいケーキと飾らない笑顔の皆さま。“お店の在り方”で私が最も影響を受けているそんな大切なお店です。だから毎年誕生日は決まってここに行き私の「良い1年」が始まります。 特別な日が,もっと特別になってしまいました。来て下さる皆さまにとってもそうであれば嬉しいなと心から思います。 当日は『 #レリビー1周年 』の様々な企画を大好きな皆さまに形にして頂きます。…幸せ者だな〜 21時まで営業しておりますので,史上最強に楽しい1日を是非ご一緒して下さい☺︎ . . #鎌倉 #梶原 #pomponcakes…
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Healthier Cupcakes? Here are 4 Cafes in Tokyo to Grab Your Muffins From!

I feel like muffins are the healthier breakfast equivalent of cupcakes, and recently, I have been more into finding muffins than their sugary counterpart. They go perfectly with coffee or green tea and are the perfect thing to eat for breakfast or at tea time during the day. Here is a list of four shops…

Check Out Japan’s Latest Healthy and Delicious Creation: Salad Cake!

Japan is the land of foodies – with a variety of ethnic cuisines available almost everywhere. For a country that literally has dozens of kit kat flavors alone and ‘mash ups’ of everything – from cheesecake in a crepe, rice inside an omelette and even curry bread, it shouldn’t catch anyone by surprise to find…

Foop: Beautiful Japanese Design for Home Gardening

After an indoor hydroponic garden in one of Pasona’s buildings near Tokyo Station, now there is something new for those interested in having a miniature garden in their own home. Most of the time, living in Japan means adjusting to a smaller space to live in. Some places are so cramped that there is no…