Post-food poisoning. Totally not fun. Still bloated, still tired, and my goodness, I can’t take a look at noodles right now. Also, the weather has been super weird lately.
Some thoughts when seeing a picture of Charles and Camilla as the King and the Queen. While I don’t have any relationship with the British monarchy other than what is stated in the history book, it’s still pretty weird nonetheless.
Because a relationship is supposed to be that: A relationship. Not some sort of emotional gymnastics exercise.
Pokemon Go, mounted police, and streets with bicycles, joggers, and families.
I just realized Indonesia and Malaysia don’t have seasonal dishes due to fairly constant weather and temperature (either “hot”, “excruciatingly hot”, or “WTH is this rain”)
I used to have an Apple Watch, until I gave it to my son along with my old iPhone. I found myself not suitable for wearing Apple Watch — note the wording and the sentence there. In fact, I don’t think I can wear wristwatch 😶 My skin will get itchy really fast, and it […]
One of the funniest ironies I ever endured was (or is?) whenever foreign friends (not residing in Indonesia or Malaysia) asked me/told me, “hey! I went to this so-and-so place in your country!” while me, an Indonesian and an Indonesian-in-Malaysia-since-2014, is actually never been to that place. “Hey, Retno! I’m in Indonesia right now! I’m […]
I’ve been wanting to write about my trip to Madrid, but I have something that has been bugging my head during the long-haul flight back home so here we are. I grow up as an Indonesian with the usual “asian outlook” in life. Work (really) hard, hustle culture, never let them see that you are […]
During its heyday, folks were familiar with the term “blogring” or “webring”. I think the latter came from MySpace. I remember we used to exchange blog links and visiting our friends’ blog is some kind of daily habit. I still maintain my friends’ link on the page Archives & Blogrolls — and you might find […]