Sunday, July 31, 2016

Birthday shopping

 Choosing textile...
 Measuring size...
Soon to be a birthday boy went to tailor for custom made shirts and a jacket.

Thursday, July 28, 2016


Wedding kimono dressing up practice....

Sunday, July 24, 2016

Breakfast with Uncle Evan

 Caesar salad

Uncle Evan in Tokyo for biz, and we met up at Sawamura for breakfast.

Gyoza dinner

 Zucchini and bacon.
Chicken and corn.

Hungry boy making his own snack

Sausage and banana sandwich...

Saturday, July 23, 2016

Breakfast at Sawamura

Our latest favorite breakfast spot.

Mo found his favorite car

"Celica GT-Four(ST165)"

Toyota had a small exhibition of their history of Safari Rally in Odaiba. Mo got really excited he had to take all of these cars' photos. Some good ones here.

Friday, July 22, 2016

Grilled chicken

Kids each grilled chicken for dinner.

Last play date with Leon

Before he leaves for US, while his mom busy with move, we had a play date at Arisugawa park. Kids found cicada's shells everywhere and it was not easy to take pictures of them altogether... See you again Leon!

Wednesday, July 20, 2016

Rokusuke salt

This salt is super delicious, Ton finished 3 bowls of rice just with it!

Mini bagels from Maruichi Bagel

Walked by the bagel shop after dentist's appointment. Kids had mini bagels for snack.

Toriten Udon at Shirogane Seimenjo

Needed a break from eating at home for change, tried this new UDON noodle stand in neighborhood. Cold fried chicken noodle. Pretty good.

Monday, July 18, 2016

Breakfast at new Sawamura, Hiroo

 Toast combo for kids
 Burger for breakfast
Grilled veggie and poached egg

Saturday, July 16, 2016

Birthday party at Yoshidas

Beautiful cookies
Ton's favorite
 Bread from Boulangerie Sudo

Gourmet birthday party for Masami at Yoshidas as usual. Delicious food and lots of goodies provided by food magazine related people. Happy birthday Masami chan!

Mo lost his cap on train tracks

Wind coming into the subway station by incoming train blew off his cap, landed on the train tracks. He was so devastated but the station staff picked it up with a special long arm.

Sunday, July 10, 2016

Break at Blue Bottle, Shinjuku

 He likes latte.
 Chocolate cookie for treat
Lemonade for mama

Counting morning glory

Saturday, July 09, 2016

呼きつね INARI

Walked by a newly opened INARI shop in neighborhood, which used to be in Nishiazabu.Yum!

Tuesday, July 05, 2016

Ton cereblating Eid

Cooking class at elementary school

As part of PTA activities, we invited a chef from Italian restaurant called Knock in Roppongi for cooking class for parents at school.

Photos here.

Mo and his morning glory

Saturday, July 02, 2016