#2130 – Ironing

ENGLISH Of all house chores, one which I think of least importance, in terms of effort and the added-value, is ironing, haha 😆 . I mean, I don’t deny that it serves a function. However, given the effort that needs to come with it and what I would get as the added-value, I feel like…

#2129 – A Blogging Theory

ENGLISH This post has sat in my Draft section for about half a year now. And so I figure it might be a good time to let it live here as an actual post, haha 😛 *** It is no secret that I enjoy blogging, a lot. And this is something which I don’t consciously…

#2128 – A Long Weekend in Budapest (Part III: Pest)

ENGLISH Posts in the Long Weekend in Budapest series: 1. Introduction 2. Part I: Buda of Budapest 3. Part II: The Flights Drama 4. Part III: Pest of Budapest Accross the Danube River from Buda (See Part I) is Pest, one half of the city which makes up Budapest. As I previously mentioned, Buda and…

#2127 – This Year’s Summer Solstice

ENGLISH This year’s summer solstice took place this Thursday, which means today is day two of my less favorite half of a year, where the day is getting shorter and shorter as days go by until we reach the winter solstice this December, haha 😆 . Being a Thursday, obviously I worked during the solstice….

#2126 – A Tennis Racket Story

ENGLISH During my tennis lesson last week, this happened: Yep, for the first time ever since I picked up a tennis racket, I had a broke string during play! Haha 😆 . Thankfully it was during a tennis lesson so I could borrow a racket from the coach for the reminder of the session. Even…

#2125 – Luzern vs Laussane

ENGLISH Here is a tip for a train trip in the expensive European country of Switzerland. If you look for the ticket in advance, you can potentially snatch a “saver” ticket where you can benefit a 70% discount of the regular price! This saver price comes with a restriction, though, where it is only valid…

#2124 – A Long Weekend in Budapest (Part II: The Flights Drama)

ENGLISH Posts in the Long Weekend in Budapest series: 1. Introduction 2. Part I: Buda of Budapest 3. Part II: The Flights Drama 4. Part III: Pest of Budapest Between stories of Buda and Pest, let me share a couple of stories of what happened to and during my flights; which both turned out to…

#2123 – A Couple of Recent Sporting Stories

ENGLISH French Open Coverage So last week the French Open was concluded. I even went to Paris for the women’s singles final and men’s doubles final last weekend. Anyway related to this tennis tournament, last year I was happy with my tv cable subscription as it also had two (sometimes three) channels covering some of…