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.

A Trip to the National Museum of Japanese History

Last Saturday, we visited the National Museum of Japanese History (国立歴史民俗博物館) at Sakura City, Chiba Prefecture. At first, we were rather worried that our two little minions would misbehave in such … Continue reading

November 10, 2017 · 2 Comments

Free Yummy Ice Creams!

After spending an amazing day (and night) at Shirakabako (白樺湖) in Nagano Prefecture, we were heading home. On the way back, just less than an hour from our hotel, we made a … Continue reading

August 25, 2017 · 2 Comments

Great Summer Fun at Ikenotaira Familyland!

The kiddos are having their summer holiday now, so we brought them to Shirakabako (白樺湖) in Nagano Prefecture last Sunday. We were there for an amusement park called the Ikenotaira Familyland (池の平ファミリーランド). … Continue reading

August 24, 2017 · 2 Comments

Exploring Tunnels in Ibaraki

Last Saturday, it was a bright and beautiful day in Chiba. So, we decided to drive a little further, to visit an interesting playground at Kensei Sougou Kouen (県西総合公園), in Ibaraki … Continue reading

June 2, 2017 · 2 Comments

Hunting for Character Easter Eggs at Tokyo Disneyland

We were given two Disney theme park tickets, which will expire in June. Since we wanted to avoid the crowds during the Golden Week holidays (early this month) as well … Continue reading

May 15, 2017 · 2 Comments

Meeting Hello Kitty in Seibuen Amusement Park

I am pretty sure that spring is already here – the start of the dreaded hay fever season. The temperature is still cold (around 10-15*C on average days) but my body had … Continue reading

March 10, 2017 · Leave a comment

More Than A Cup Of Noodles

Last Saturday, we brought our kids and my bestie from Singapore to the Cupnoodles Museum in Yokohama (Kanagawa Prefecture). My Cupnoodles Factory Despite the huge crowd, we had an enjoyable time … Continue reading

October 28, 2016 · 2 Comments