30 Things I Learned Before Turning 30

30 Things I Learned Before Turning 30

I’m not very big on celebrating my birthday anymore. I guess it’s part of growing up. Like it or not, some parts of you change as time passes. I hit 30 last Monday. A year older and perhaps wiser as everybody says. Despite the fact that I chose not to blow the candles on my day, I couldn’t be more grateful to have reached this age. My 20s was one hell of a ride! To bid adieu to my 20s, I’ve come up with a list of lessons I learned as I went through the last chapters of my life as a 20-something girl. I don’t know who needs to hear them but I’ll just leave them here.

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Kegon Falls in Autumn

Kegon Falls in Autumn

The most popular of Nikko’s 48 waterfalls. It’s said to be majestic in any season. Autumn is still here and I had the chance to visit Kegon Falls (Kegon no taki) being surrounded by the colors of the season. I only have one word for it: grand.

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Review: Biore TEGOTAE Nighttime Intensive Moisture Facial Pack

Review: Biore TEGOTAE Nighttime Intensive Moisture Facial Pack

It’s a moisturizing patch specifically for the dry areas around the eyes and mouth. That’s why this product is also labeled as sleeping eye masks by non-Japanese speakers online. I think the original name is too long and a bit confusing, right? Anyway, if you’ve seen this at your nearby Japanese drugstore and have been thinking about trying it out, I hope this straightforward review can somehow help you make a decision.

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