Author, blogger, and television host who rose to fame for her unique fashion and world explorations on her self-titled blog. She has gone on to author two books for foodies: Cute Yummy Time and Crazy, Wacky Theme Restaurants: Tokyo.
She began her La Carmina blog in 2007 while she was studying at Yale Law. By the time she had graduated, she was blogging full time.
She has become a successful travel journalist for CNN and Yahoo and an international host for Food Network and Nat Geo.
Native to Canada, she is of Japanese descent.
She is a self-proclaimed gothic style queen, much like It's Black Friday.