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The Pains of Throwing Rubbish in Japan

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Actually Japan is a really easy place to live in, if let’s say you live in huge cities like Tokyo and Osaka because you can literally get everything done smoothly in no time. But this is not so coming from where I’m staying at the moment. I admit it is challenging for someone like me who is so used to…

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I’m going on air!

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Yes! I’m gonna be on Radio Momo on 5 Aug at 1740-1750 Japan Time. Catch me if you can! I promise it’s gonna be hilarious. Sunghee’s interview will be aired on 26 Aug! Catch hers too! Going on radio is actually quite fun! I really enjoyed my first experience. I thought i would stammer a lot because i have to…

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End of School Party + Surprise!

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Yay!!! It’s finally summer holiday and no more school!! On Friday, we had the term closing ceremony in the hall and i was sorry to be 10 mins late. But the entire thing only lasted for 20 mins! (I had to walk for 15 mins to the train station, take a 10 mins train ride and then walk 5 mins…

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Hair Shopping

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The summer is getting too intense for me to bear. Sorry hair, i just gotta let you go. Meanwhile, i just gotta find a shorter, prettier version of you. I just googled how to choose a suitable hairstyle and this are the points that came up: HOW TO CHOOSE A SUITABLE HAIRSTYLE with reference to WikiHow Determine your face shape…

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Homecooked meals on a budget

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Sometimes people think that when you live alone, what you eat are mostly instant noodles and takeaways. Well, today i’m here to dispel this myth because i have never eaten a takeaway since i moved to Japan (which is in April) except for the day when i just moved into my new home because it was too late and my…

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Going Organic

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Recently, I’ve jumped onto the organic bandwagon! I know it’s a little slow and this organic thing has already happened like years ago. (But hey, c’mon, i can’t even afford an organic lipstick years ago alright.) So last week, i was walking around with Ai-san and Sunghee in the mall and i was kinda looking for a foundation that could…

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Sun, Sand and Sea!

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Sun, sand and sea! What better words can i use to describe this place? The 3 of us (Sunghee, Ai-san, me) went to the beach just now! (Despite the 35°C temperature outside) This was a really dream-come-true for me because summer = beach but Okayama is situated far too inland so it’s not easy to find a beach. The “sea”…

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Beat the Summer Heat

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It is 32 degrees celsius outside and I’m perspiring as i’m writing this. The harsh heat just puts me off from getting outdoors because it’s not just the heat, it’s humid too. I don’t want to look like a sweating cow with an oily face and limp, flat hair! So here i am, trying to think of some ways that…

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Ai-san’s Birthday

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A week ago, we celebrated Ai-san’s birthday!! Sunghee invited me and Ai-san to her house for the birthday party bash. Actually the 3 of us meet every week and we always have something like a girl’s gathering. This time round, Sunghee actually whipped up quite a lot of good food for the party! Let’s see her in action: Sunghee is…

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Rock chick on Holiday

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3 weeks ago, my friend Hui Ling came to Japan from Singapore and we spent a week travelling in the Kanto region. Our first stop: Tokyo Some parfait for you? This is 60cm tall! *my ice cream heaven, finally!* Some monjayaki for dinner. Basically monjayaki is similar to okonomiyaki just that it’s made from a more watery batter and you…

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