#2286 – Recent Life Update

ENGLISH This weekend, my mom and aunt went back to Indonesia after spending about three weeks with me in Europe. We went around a little bit too in the past three weeks, not just in the Netherlands (where we visited Keukenhof) but also around Central Europe. And so it has been quite a unique three weeks…

#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’…

#2137 – A Knees Mystery of My Life, Solved

ENGLISH My rather recent knee injury made me google some information about the human’s knee (Well, as you might be aware from this blog that I am quite a curious person, haha 😆 ). This effort took an interesting turn when I stumbled upon some information which actually was irrelevant to the injury itself. However,…

#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…

#1973 – People *Can* Change

ENGLISH I came across something interesting when preparing some material for this post. It was not something surprising in general, but I was quite “wowed” to see that, apparently, I was a living proof for something. And that something was: people *can* change. In that post I linked to a post of mine from 2011,…

#1972 – The Egg Contamination Scandal

ENGLISH You might have heard of the egg contamination scandal in Europe from earlier this month. So several farms were closed in the Netherlands, Belgium, France, and Germany after it had been found out that the farms used fipronil, insectiside used to combat lice and banned in EU for use in the food industry. And don’t worry,…

#1478 – Vaccination and Bike

ENGLISH Yay, finally it is the weekend already!! Finally I can get some rest!! Yeah, even though technically last week I did not work in the weekend as I went to Lyon for a weekend trip (which story coming soon, I promise 🙂 ), my body obviously did not rest physically as in a trip,…