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Japanese people surprised to find that “popular Japanese store” Meiso doesn’t exist in Japan

This stylish chain of stores has seen branches popping up all over China and boasts “Japanese brands” and “100% Japanese quality” all for the reasonable price of 10 yuan (US$1.60). 711 more words


There's no Easter Bunny in Japan...

Happy Easter to everyone reading back in the UK, and also if you’re reading and celebrate Easter too! I don’t celebrate Easter in the religious sense, but it does normally mean chocolate eggs and a long bank holiday weekend, which I won’t be getting here in Japan! 1,736 more words


AK Plaza: a conversation

Sponsored by KakaoTalk (not really, but that’s where this chat happened)

E: Hey love, do you or did you buy that yellow plastic shopping basket around here? 520 more words

Close To The Hump

Japanese Curry from Daiso

My kareshi was busy (and wasn’t at home) with his group’s project from day to night so, I made him packed dinner!

I decided to use the Japanese Curry that I got from Daiso recently. 235 more words



3 things that made me smile:

  1. Getting myself a new bag from Spring
  2. Shopping at Daiso
  3. Showing leadership and being a modelled example for new people in the business (late night bbt (sweet pudding dessert) @Pearl Castle

Home additions: Love in the Japanese dollar store...

Whilst I was in Malaysia I discovered a wonderful phenomenon, one that exists in many other countries around the world, but sadly not mine…I’m talking about… 179 more words

Shops And Shopping

Budget Beauty: Daiso sponge & puff detergent

A cheap, effective sponge cleanser that truly delivers. Retails for S$2 at Daiso stores.

 My stained gourd-shaped blender.

 El Cheapo Cleanser!

Voila! Squeaky clean sponge.