Meeting Sebastian Masuda, Creator of Kawaii

Side note—Chris is my college roommate and close friend. He introduced me to almost all of the Japanese things I talk about.

Sometime at the end of 2013, Chris made me watch PONPONPON. It changed my life forever. Well, it did introduce me to quirky j-pop sensation Kyary Pamyu Pamyu and the kawaii style of video’s Art Director, Sebastian Masuda.

On March 25, 2015 Chris and I had the fantastic opportunity to meet Masuda in person.


5 Apps I Use Every Day

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Apps are what make smartphones useful. From gaming to balancing your checkbook, apps they are definitely making our lives more convenient.

But I bet you don’t even use more than half the apps on your phone. I can’t tell you how many times I’ve downloaded something, used it for a week, and then forgot about it.

However, there are a handful of iOS apps that I use everyday. Here are five of them (all free to download):


Mikey Likes It!

So… today I was at work. My co-worker Suki was chowing down on this jumba-foobahshoobah. It smelled reeeel gooood, and me be hungrey at the time.

Then my co-worker John mentions to Suki “Why don’t you give it to Mikey? See? He likes it!”

Apparently, it was a reference to a Life Cereal TV commercial. I had to look it up.

This was enlightening. Happy Friday!! 🙂

(Oh, and by the way, she gave me the foodz after she couldn’t eat anymore of it due to its spicyness. WIN.)