#2274 – This Week’s Story

ENGLISH The general election When I got back at my apartment from my Spring trip earlier this week, the postal voting document for the 2019 Indonesian general election had been delivered to my mailbox. Yep, I had been invited to vote!! And of course I voted! Haha 😛 . Speaking of which, here in the…

#2238 – Some Stories This Week

ENGLISH This week, this happened in the Netherlands: Yeay, it was snowing again this winter❄️!! As I mentioned back then, this was far from my first experience ever with snow, but somehow snow still excites me!! 😍 Speaking of this week, my tennis lesson for the first half of this year was also supposed to start. I…

#2175 – A Gym, Tennis, and Bike Story

ENGLISH Returning from my Big Three Oh Trip to New York and Washington D.C. last week, I decided to take my time in getting my regular exercising routine back to normal because of the jetlag and, mainly, the flu. This time, though, I did not have that much of “guilt fuel” which, I think, was…

#2158 – Guilt Fuel

ENGLISH Again, this was supposed to be an old(er) post, as I first wrote the draft way back in March this year, haha. But then other posts seemed to find their ways to get published sooner; also partly because I have felt like this post’s topic is a little bit more “timeless” than the others’…

#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…

#2118 – Some Recent Health Stories

ENGLISH The title sounds dramatic I know, and it brings the impression that sounds much worse than it actually is, haha. So first of all, let me first state that I am fine. I am not ill or anything, haha 😛 . Anyway having said that, currently I have a slight knee injury. Well, it…

#2059 – Sporting in January

ENGLISH Needless to say that January was quite an eventful month for me. While it was certainly fun, the downside of that was that it was a little bit challenging to get my “sporting rhythm” back! Lol 😆 . The month started off with the terrible jetlag I got after coming back from my year…

#1994 – Fighting Through Pain VS Listening To Your Body

ENGLISH I feel like there is a thin line of difference between to “fight through pain” and to “listen to your body”. And IMO, the art of balancing both, which of course is much easier said, or written in this case, than done, is a very important one in the quest of bettering ourselves in…