7 and a half years down the line (I started Feb 2009), I passed my Iaido 2nd dan grading!
I’ve recently discovered something called Shrink Plastic. I say I ‘discovered’….. I mean I was finally told of these fantasticly fun stuff. It is just a piece of plastic sheet that you draw on…. Colour, and bake. And it shrinks down and thickens up into little charms! Unfortunately, this one stuck on the cardboard I … Continue reading
Everytime I pick up a can of Spam, I get horrified looks from friends here in the UK. I like spam, just like I like hotdogs. I probably won’t look too closely at what’s in it, but I also don’t have it very often either. Anyway, it seems like Hawaii (and most of south east … Continue reading
Tamago kake gohan, which is just raw egg on hot rice with soy sauce. Growing up, this was one of my favourite meals. Just scoop a bowl full of piping hot rice, make a little well in the middle and break an egg into it. Mix it well and add soy sauce to taste. It … Continue reading
Forget cold brew coffee…. The one to go for now is cold brew green tea. All you need is a container, water and green tea leaves. Steep the leaves in the fridge for at least a few hours. I prefer mine overnight. How strong you want it is completely up to your preference. More leaves, … Continue reading
One of the easiest starters/side dishes to make is hiyayakko, otherwise known as japanese chilled tofu. No cooking needed which means it is perfect if you have friends coming over for food, and already have tonnes of other stuff to prep and time. All you need is soft tofu, green onions, soy sauce or soy … Continue reading
As mentioned before in previous posts, I adore subscription boxes. After cycling through a fair number of them I settled on 1, My Box from Japan, an anime box straight from the world of Free!, Kuro no Basu, Kenshin, etc. It is usually due end of the month, but for this March, it came late. … Continue reading
I just came back from Tokyo a day ago, and this is what I managed to drag back that isn’t food. Thank goodness I was only going with a backpack. Who knows how many more gachas would have came with me otherwise. More details and photos soon.
Finally…. After weeks, I finally set up the display case with combination of the ikea synas led light box and a set of Nendoroid cube classroom set. I’m not quite happy with the set up so far… the box is a little too big for the set. Though it does look very good! I’ll … Continue reading