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Mama Marathoner

Mama Marathoner

No Comments 30 December 2014

When I first started running, I never thought of running a full marathon distance in my lifetime. Well, after I enjoyed running a long distance, I did make a goal that maybe, I will do a full marathon once, before I turn 40 years old! Turns out, I accomplished that much earlier.. and not only [...]

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NYC Marathon 2014

NYC Marathon 2014

1 Comment 09 April 2014

It was early morning on March 27, 2014 that I woke up and checked my emails on my Iphone to see this email appeared. I jumped out from my bed in disbelief! I got a spot in this year’s New York City Marathon that will be held on November 2, 2014!! Whoaa.. I ran outside [...]

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Living Abroad – It’s Not A Vacation!

12 Comments 24 May 2010

more than a third of my life, i spent it outside of my home country.  when i decided to go back to jakarta after spending almost a decade in the US, i was always getting comments that i must made a good money abroad and praises for being able to live and work abroad for [...]

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My Small(er) World

My Small(er) World

1 Comment 18 February 2010

in another attempt to organize my blog (which i’m sooo wanting to move to different engine, since blogger will no longer supports ftp publishing soon), i ended up reading many of my previous posts. it’s funny how loose and unmindful the way i wrote back then. i could go on and on describing about what [...]

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Recipe: Magnolia’s Banana Pudding

Recipe: Magnolia’s Banana Pudding

No Comments 24 August 2009

one of my favorite past times when i was still living in new york city is to stroll around the lower east side & soho area. the lil’ boutiques, the vintage shops and particularly the different kinds of food & snacks were definitely worth the 45 minutes trip from where i used to live. one [...]

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Kangen

No Comments 24 October 2004

kamu yang disana. kamu yang aku kangeni. kamu yang indah. kamu yang diam. kamu yang dingin. kamu yang penuh tanda tanya. kamu yang jauh. kamu yang terkadang mengucapkan kata “sayang”. kamu yang terkadang menatapku mesra. kamu yang terkadang membelaiku manja. kamu yang aku kangeni. tapi kamu ada disana. kamu yang menemaniku di kala sedihku. kamu [...]

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