Last week on Instagram…

Nothing spectacular.
But, seeing as it is a Leap Year, I wanted to post.

Brunch. This was over $13CAN. A little too pricey, seeing as I was craving more. Especially for the French Toast. Yummers.

I went to Everland (I’ll share more soon…though again…I say that too much lately #brokenblogpromises). I actually got sick from one of the rides…and still having issues now. Guess with my age…I shouldn’t get on crazy twisty rides anymore. In any case, I felt somewhat better at some point, so I ate the waffle. Amusement park food wasn’t as expensive as it is back home, so I was excited. This was about $3.50CAN. Not amazing, but I was happy :)

Last week on Instagram…

Bee Cheng Hiang in Myeong Dong, Seoul

A few weeks back, I was talking about how I was going to Myeong Dong over the weekend. My coworker got all excited, and decided to join me.

The reason for this?

Her favourite BBQ’ed meat from Singapore could be found there.

Bee Cheng Hiang Website

Bee Cheng Hiang in Myeong Dong

They have opened two locations within Myeong Dong, and can be found in vacuum sealed packages in various parts of Korea in department stores.

It is a little expensive, considering it was (I think) 100grams for about $10CAN.

However, she said it best.

Bee Cheng Hiang in Myeong Dong

As soon as you put it in your mouth, you are drooling.

I truly was. I had to do everything I could to try and preserve the last piece for the next morning, just so I could photograph it.

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Bee Cheng Hiang in Myeong Dong
Bee Cheng Hiang in Myeong Dong
Bee Cheng Hiang in Myeong Dong

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Grilled to perfection, indeed.

Bee Cheng Hiang in Myeong Dong, Seoul

Musical Friday w the Hyukoh Band


Hyukoh/혁오 – Comes And Goes/와리가리

First heard of this through an episode of Infinity Challenge.
Now obsessed. Ain’t that always the way? But seriously, love the vocals, and the musical arrangement.
Beautiful :)

Musical Friday w the Hyukoh Band

A love letter to Daiso…

Dear Daiso,

Roses are red
Violets are blue
Please open up in Toronto right now!!!!

Alright, so I’m not good at writing poems of any kind. But, Daiso will definitely be one of the things I will miss, when I eventually leave this place. Though I know there is one in Vancouver, I don’t know how my future plans will work out.

In any case, since Daiso is on my way home, I like to pop in whenever I am bored…or want to spent a few bucks.

One of the things I am obsessed with recently, is this plastic organizer. Only 1,500w (~$1.60CAN), I have been using it as my marking pencil case.

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Then there are the cute stickers that they have…
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I’m a huge fan of the stars right now. With some shine, they are attracting the little kiddies. Plus, it helps that you get a lot for a little over a dollar. Depending on if it is fancy, you will get 9 sheets of stickers.

Then there is this. 3,000w (~$3.30CAN).
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I took two of these back in November. Not too big, not too small. You can also stack them. You just pop off the lid, and slid the next two sets in. Great to quickly stash things.

then…comes my addition to writing thingamabobs…
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This set is 3000w (~$3.30). I like them, but you need to be a little more delicate when writing. The tip is squishier, so you can flatten the tip in no time. I don’t let my students near these. These are only for me!

These ones are 2000won. More for doodling. The wider part is pretty pigmented, so it can seep through.
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Blurry, since I couldn’t get my phone to cooperate with me, but the second set is far sturdier, and I don’t have to be as gentle as the other set. But, I do the like first set a little bit more.

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They also started stocking Hello Kitty Products. Yes I paid a little over $2CAN for a Hello Kitty keychain. Yes, I think I am weird too. But dangit, it was cute. They also have hair ties, and other misc things.

Thanks to the #daiso hashtag I found that Daiso had Green Tea Pocky in stores! So, I had to get some. So yummy xD

So…
That is what I have been playing with recently. My Daiso is a little on the small side, but I make do.

Hmmm…should go check out if they got any new stock today…

haha…toodles!

A love letter to Daiso…

Musical Friday with an oldie…


Sanulrim/산울림 – Your Meaning/The Meaning of You/너의 의미

I’m on this music kick…
I was watching an episode of Infinity Challenge (Last Years Masked Singers one…), and got really into a few of the songs that were shared.

This was the first.
Yes, I had heard the IU version, but I like the original better.

Musical Friday with an oldie…

Last week on Instagram…

Mechanical pencils make me happy. Especially when they are cheap. These guys were about 80 cents each. Muhahahahaha

I added more to my Cosrx collection. With two sales/promotions, I saved 8 dollars.

One of my coworkers went to Japan, and made these little goodie bags for us. Really excited to use the eye mask. I’ll have to use it when I come home…don’t want to waste it on a short flight.

I did my gels back in NOvember…and haven’t bothered to do anything with my nails. Loving the length, but I do need to trim them. Making too many spelling mistakes when I am typing lol

Demolished #koreanbbq #bbq #meat #grill #korean #instafood #먹스타그램 #데일리 #얌얌

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Kbbq is always a good meal

My coworker shared her favorite smoke meat/jerky. Ben Cheng Hiang. A Singaporean yummy snack. Expensive, but I really enjoyed it.

Uniqlo is having their winter sale. Their heattech was on a super sale. Ended up picking up pairs of mens bottoms for ~$5, and womens for about ~$10. So, I got my family covered :)

I needed to relax in the warm comfort of the Jimjilbang. So…I went.
Love it.

Last week on Instagram…