How to make matcha (green tea), a bit of history and travel in Tokyo

by Jenny @ Ichigo Shortcake on August 1, 2012

Our trip to Tokyo & tea ceremony lesson During Yuye and I’s March 2012 trip to Tokyo, we stayed at a hotel in Ueno (Tokyo Ueno New Izu Hotel) which I will blog about in a future post. The weather was still very cold and on one of the days it actually snowed. We weren’t [...]


I’m back & Instagram photos from Tokyo

by Jenny @ Ichigo Shortcake on April 24, 2012

It’s taken me a long time this time to recover from the trip. I had wanted to blog when I was still in Shanghai but technology wasn’t on my side. For the strangest reason, whenever I tried to connect to the internet at home with my laptop, it would crash the whole network. Okay so [...]