Trying out foods for 20 years.
In pursuit of "good value", "bargain price", and "make you happy" lunch, has tried about 10,000 shops.
Opened a blog, "M's lunch", in May 2005.
On average the blog gets 70,000 daily views.
Published "M's lunch: Kansai's BEST 100" by Kodansha in 2009.
With the theme of "The charismatic blogger speaks: What do trending shops have in common?", has lectured many times at the local chamber of commerce.
Regularly appears in Kansai TV's program "Yo-i Don!", and presents "Good Value Lunch".
A housewife who, more than shopping or anything, loves to try out foods.
Especially likes "local foods", vegetables and delicacies.
Drinks shochu on the rocks, and likes dry sake and full-bodied wine.
Has many food-related qualifications such as:
Vegetable Sommelier, Food Analyst, Food Life Advisor, Cooking Certificate, Japan Chopsticks Education Instructor, Oyster Meister.
A sweets reporter who has visited over 500 sweets shops mainly in Osaka, and eaten over 3,000 types of sweets.
Greatly popular blog with over 25,000 daily views, "Sweets Reporter Chihiro's Yummy Sweets Ranking", has daily updates about the sweets he eats.
Periodically organizes events that connect sweets shops and sweets fans, and daily reports the appeal of sweets.