#1116 – Nostalgia: Animaniacs

ENGLISH One thing that I like to do at times is to reminisce, way way to the past sometimes to the point that it reaches my childhood time, 😆 . And here is where Youtube plays quite a very important supporting role because a lot of my childhood memory is available there; well, memory that…

#1115 – Weekend and Monday Story

ENGLISH Rain and Rain Last weekend, the weather in Delft was really bad. It was raining really hard!! 😦 The thing was, well, because my PhD would not start until next week, basically I didn’t have much things to do. And I was quite bored,  😆 . And of course being raining all weekend didn’t…

#1114 – Soup A La Zilko and Kripik Tempe

ENGLISH Soup A La Zilko Lately, somehow I have been craving to include more greens to the meals that I cook (and therefore, eat). You know, to live a healthier life and I kinda thought that I had not consumed that much veggies lately 😆 😎 . Then, some days ago I read this Bebe’s…

#1113 – Story of the Past Week

ENGLISH Introduction Week Some days ago, I was wondering why there was so much noise around campus as if there were some events going on (and because my apartment was close to the campus, I also heard this noise at home). Then, I realized that last week was apparently the introduction week (or is known as…

#1112 – Two Years in Europe

ENGLISH At 9 AM (local time) exactly two years ago, a Garuda Indonesia’s Airbus A330-243 reg code PK-GPI with flight no. GA 088 from Jakarta landed at runway 27 of Schiphol Airport, in Amsterdam. One of this flight’s passengers was me, who at the time was travelling to the Netherlands to move here, to start…

#1111 – Master of Science

ENGLISH As I said before, I was having my thesis defense for my Master study on 15 August, 2012; which was today. And so, yes, I had my thesis defense earlier today. And because I chose to have an ‘individual graduation ceremony’, I also received my diploma today. And how was it?? Well, first of…

#1110 – Thesis Defense Season

ENGLISH You know it is a thesis defense season when you receive many invitations to thesis defenses of your friends (or ‘colleagues’ to make it sound like more professional, lol), and you even have one for yourself too. Yes, lately, thesis defense is pretty much the theme of my life. You know, I have one…

#1109 – Frozen Egg, Bike Stand, and Coffee-Time

ENGLISH Frozen egg A few days before I moved to my new apartment, I was about to cook one of the last egg stocks in my fridge. So, I took one of the three eggs I had, brought it over to the stove, and broke it just above the frying pan. And then a strange…