Category: Fabulous Friday Finds

Fight Winter Dryness With These 4 Skincare Items From Japan

It’s a long running gag in the expat community that Japanese are quick to tell you that Japan is a country of four seasons. But, I’ve yet to run into a Japanese person who can tell me why this country is so darn humid in the summer — and dry as a bone in the winter. Tokyo is particular, is a nightmare. The humidity can get as high as 80% percent, but come winter it drops all the way down to 10%!

Fabulous Friday Finds: KATE CC Lip Cream N

A while back, I introduced one of my favorite lip products, Canmake’s Stay-On Balm. Well, I’m here with something that’s even better. While browsing the overflowing aisles of the budget store Picasso (Don Quijote’s smaller sister brand), I picked up two shades of KATE’s brand new lip cream, CC Lip Cream N (CCリップクリームN).

Fabulous Friday Finds: 3 Snacks From Japan That Toddlers And Parents Will Love

This week on the blog is all about travel. But, what fun is a trip without something to munch on enroute to your destination? Here are some of my favorite snacks from Japan. You’ll no longer have to hide in closet to indulge yourself. These 3 snacks will satisfy your cravings and are perfect for sharing with your little ones. Here’s the latest edition of Fabulous Friday Finds: 3 Snacks From Japan That Toddlers And Parents Will Love.

Fabulous Friday Finds: Lollipop Smart Baby Camera

For just under a month, I’ve been using the Lollipop Smart Baby Camera. I appreciate this latest addition to my arsenal of things that make mom-ing a monster just a bit easier. I was instantly attracted to its sleek yet whimsical and cute design. Colorful, compact, and stylish are probably not the first words that come to mind when referring to a baby monitor. But, the Lollipop baby monitor is a certified game changer. Thanks to its design and and easy-to-navigate features, it won the iF Design Award in 2016.