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Today lets have a classic Korean snack review: "Home run ball 홈런볼" by HT~  a favorite here since 1981!! Home Run Balls are what I would call a Korean Nostalgia Snack since they have been around since the 80's and is still  always stocked in stores and very popular for kids to buy. Ask ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ Read the rest of this entry »
Recently my local convenience store has started to stock a brand new brand of drinks called ICE Sparkling!  The flavors being sold are apple, peach, grape, and cream soda which sounds a little strange to some I am sure, but creamy soda-ish drinks are fairly popular here. I decided to try the peach ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ Read the rest of this entry »
The following are all the crunch bar style (aka cookie coated) ice cream treats you can find in Korea!  As I discover new ones I will add them to the list! ♥ Name:    Pig bar ( 돼지바) Price: 900-1000원 Calories: 210 Maker: Lotte Yum: ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥  5/5 My very first Korean ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ Read the rest of this entry »
Name:    베이컨칩 Bacon Chip Maker: 빙그레 Yum: ♥  I loves me some bacon~ so when I saw a bag of Korean Bacon Chips I sprung in to attack! I had high hopes for this bacon snack, it sure looked yummy on the package! Well here it is! The verdict???  NOT YUMMY.  Basically this ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ Read the rest of this entry »
Name:    (참) 붕어 싸만코 Calories: 200 Maker: 빙그레 Yum: ♥ ♥ ♥ 1/2 Apparently 붕어 싸만코 turns 22 today (April 1st) since it was invented in 1991 according to the package and brand website! This ice cream is actually based off a popular street food called 붕어빵 (fish/carp ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ Read the rest of this entry »
Name:    Crunch King (크런치킹) Calories: 255 Maker: HT Verdict: yum, but it needs more crunchy things!   Crunch King ice cream in Korea is really interesting Korean Ice cream snack and quite filling... after one of those I am good to go for quite some time!  Basically it is a chocolate ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ Read the rest of this entry »
UPDATE!  I found some REALLY nice and subtle brands recently here!  I will be adding them to this post soon and bulking this post up with a lot more info and photos~ I wrote this quickly when I first started the blog, but its one of the more popular pages on here atm so I will beef it up ♥ I promise! --------- Just ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ Read the rest of this entry »
Today I'm going to be doing a review on one of my oldest (and favorite) circle lenses I own, GEO brand "Magic Circle" BC-102 GEO is a large and very popular producer of cosmetic lenses in Korea, the "Magic circle" line seems to be one of the older or maybe more modest line of lenses in terms of size ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ Read the rest of this entry »
 Shopping in Seoul for some cute shoes~ For some reason when I hit 25 I REALLY got into buying shoes.  I always used to wear the same pair of brown flip-flops till they broke, then I would head out to the nearest surf shop or whatever and just grab a replacement pair.  Now I'm all about owning ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ Read the rest of this entry »

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