Miki’s Picks

Japanese Wooden Baths

Miki's Picks, Ventures

While renovating our apartment in Milan, the first thing I really wished for was a Japanese style bath. I grew up in Japan, and therefore have been accustomed to the Japanese style of bathing all my life. My parents are…

Perfect little Wild Child

Miki's Picks, Ventures

My younger daughter is a true wild child. She has her own opinion about everything, and usually it’s the opposite of what everyone else believes, especially me. She will let you know when she is happy and when she is…

Pour-Over Brewing: Nelcco

Miki's Picks, Ventures

My obsession for coffee started once I moved to Italy, and saw how seriously everyone took their coffee. But my true love for the coffee culture only started after my numerous trips back to Japan, where I started discovering specialty…