• Beauty
  • hot eye mask

    A close girlfriend bought me this interesting eye mask during her trip to Hong Kong.  This item is from Kao Japan.  So why do i find it interesting?  It states on the box that the eye mask will turn ‘hot’ after you put it on.  Decided to try out of curiosity…   Mikko’s verdict:  shape of […]

  • Food
  • Kazu Sumi Yaki

    If you enjoy “Kushiyaki 串焼き” (japanese satay), you will like this place.  Reservation is a must as this little restaurant is running full house all the time.  There are 2 seatings in the evening: 6-8pm or 8-10pm.  Prices are reasonable and there is quite a good variety of food. Some friends will probably wonder… so […]

  • Food
  • Juchheim

    This yummy creation looks like our kueh lapis but minus the cinnamon.  A tradtional cake from Germany,  called Baumkuchen.  As usual, the creative and innovative Japanese has improvised the taste. The aroma is enough to kill when you walk past their baking station at Takashimaya’s basement 2.  Cakes are freshly baked everyday.  The texture of […]