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.

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

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 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