My Korean skin care routine – Part 2

Yesterday I told you about my new skin care regiment and promised to show you more of the products I use now. So here it goes, an overview about everything with a little info about it πŸ˜‰ As I wrote before, my husband did bring back several options for different steps so some I decided…

My Korean skin care routine – Part 1

For some time now I have read about the Korean skin care routine on all the beauty and fashion blogs and though it seemed excessive I barely read anything bad about it. Only glowing reviews and stories about Korean (and Asian in general) women who mysteriously look 20 years younger than they are. Three weeks…

Hamster Cuteness

Last friday I read about the Puttito Hamster Gachapon series on rocketnews and thought them utterly adorable. There have been quite some gachapon that seem to be trying to climb into your drink, but none has been so cute as these hamsters. Not that they serve any other purpose than that they are cute… Though…

Online Shopping in Japan

So as you might know I was a little concerned about my size and the way I would be perceived in Japan. Also I was very sure that I wouldn’t be able to buy a lot of clothes because of the size. Though I am still somewhat unsure about the first part I was definitely…

ι ‘εΌ΅γ‚Œ Samurai Blue!γ€€Nippon Ole!

Just one more day till the FIFA World Cup 2014 in Brasil starts and the cheering and hoping and trembling for your favorite team starts anew. Who will be the World Champion 2014? As a german I would of course very much like to see the german national team win the World Cup, especially after…

Jankenpon – γ˜γ‚ƒγ‚“γ‘γ‚“γ½γ‚“

(c) Noodles by Gwen Muranaka (20.05.2012) Jankenpon is a popular game all of you have probably played at least once, although maybe not under this name. The english expression usually is “Rock Paper Scissors”, in german you hear “Schere Stein Papier” or “Schnick Schnack Schnuck” and there are many more names in different languages. It…

The Halations – ア・ハレーションズ

“No Color No Life” This is the motto of “The Halations” (ア・ハレーションズ) a three women team from Japan, consisting of an Illustrator (γƒγƒ¨γƒŸγ‚―γ‚Ή), a designer (γƒ–γƒƒγƒγƒΌγƒŠ) and an writer & editor (γ‚Ώγ‚±γƒγƒΌγƒŒ). Founded on Februar 1st 2009 this year marks their 5th anniversary (have a look at the awesome postcard they designed for this occasion).…