Blackcabbit's World

Blackcabbit (aka. Dionnie Takahashi) is an illustrator living in Japan. She loves drawing whimsical animal characters, as well as doing handmade crafts to beautify the world she lives in.

Guinea Pig Runway!

Spring is here! So, we decided to bring the kids to a park or anywhere with Sakura tree blooming. We went to Chikozan Park Children’s Zoo in Saitama Prefecture. It is … Continue reading

April 6, 2018 · Leave a comment

Free Buffet at the Konnyaku Park

Last Sunday, we visited Konnyaku Park in Kanra-Machi, Gunma Prefecture. The park (by Yokoo Daily Foods) has the largest production of Konyaku gelatinous food in Japan. The wobbly and almost … Continue reading

January 16, 2018 · Leave a comment

Have a Wonderful New Year in 2018!

Dearest Friends of Blackcabbit, A Japanese New Year e-card (Nengajo/ 年賀状) for you, for the year 2018. May the Lord bless you and your loved ones with tons of amazingly blessed … Continue reading

January 1, 2018 · Leave a comment

DIY Buntings

I had a Christmas Party for my English class yesterday. To give a party mood to my otherwise boring living spaces, I decided to make my own bunting decorations. I … Continue reading

December 16, 2017 · 2 Comments

Colourful Winter in Chiba

Last Sunday, with a group of friends from Singapore, we went to the Country Farm Tokyo German Village (東京ドイツ村) in Sodegaura City, Chiba Prefecture. We were there primarily for their winter illumination … Continue reading

December 15, 2017 · Leave a comment

A Fishy Day Out in Tokyo!

I have been living in Japan for nine years now and I have never set foot in Tsukiji Market in Tokyo. So, my Singapore friends brought me there on Saturday. The streets … Continue reading

December 13, 2017 · Leave a comment

A Skirt for Our Christmas Tree

Yipee! Christmas, my favorite day of the year, is just less than a month away, Yesterday, we excitedly unpacked the Christmas decorations from their boxes, and the whole family started to … Continue reading

November 26, 2017 · Leave a comment