Archive | December, 2014

[TRANSLATION] EXOLOGY Chapter 1: On & Off Stage

31 Dec

iXiumin

INTERVIEW

Q: Normally a person who exercises has a target, what is your target Xiumin?
A: I’m not a person with a lot of muscles, even when performing, you can’t see the shape of my muscles, I wish I can train until I have lean muscles on areas which my muscle is not tone, i wish i can train until a certain extent, also my target would be to have a nice body so I can wear clothes that will look good on my body.

Q: Starving yourself and dance can really makes one lose weight?
A: That is why it is more tiring. The worse is after promoting ended, rested for two months, i gained ten kg. The scariest is eating nothing while dieting, just by eating a little you would gain weight quickly.

Q: Any tips in eating?
A : Coach say you can eat anything you want…

View original post 1,097 more words

Larva Chocolate Christmas Cake 2014 from Tous Les Jours

26 Dec

Modern Seoul

Larva Chocolate Christmas Cake 2014 Korea

It’s basically a tradition here in South Korea to buy a cake at Christmas. All of the major supermarkets Homeplus, Lotte Mart, E-Mart etc provide them as well as bakery chains Tours Les Jours and Paris Baguette and other stores such as Dunkin Donuts and Baskin Robins. The cake ranges are extensive and differ in flavors, styles, sizes and prices. It’s possible to find a small cake for around 10,000 ($10) but the rest are normally between 20,000 upto 40,000+.

The cake we received from a friend this year cost around 30,000 (not sure on the exact price as it was a gift) and came from the bakery chain Tours Les Jours (뚜레쥬르). It’s a large chocolate cake with a Larva Cartoon / Christmas themed design on the top. Larva is a popular Korean animated series, which has been running since 2011. It’s basically taken over…

View original post 144 more words