Perihal mudik
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Perihal mudik

Kata mudik konon berasal dari bahasa Betawi, udik yang artinya kampung. Ditambah awalan huruf m jadi mudik = pulang kampung. Mudik memang identik dengan hari raya Idul Fitri. Menarik sekali melihat hiruk pikuk dan repotnya orang, baik yang akan mudik ataupun yang ditinggal mudik. Menurut gw ya mudik itu pindahan massal tahunan selama maksimal seminggu … Continue reading

EF: Sate is my favorite!
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EF: Sate is my favorite!

This week’s BEC challenge is about most favorite Indonesian food. As an Indonesian living abroad and a foodie, I think about food all the time. Sometimes I long for certain Indonesian dishes. I have twenty – thirty most favorite Indonesian food/dishes but it is impossible to share them all here. Hence I chose sate. Sate … Continue reading

Back to the roots
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Back to the roots

Yesterday my husband and I went to Tong Tong Fair in The Hague. It is the biggest Eurasian Fair in the world. We loyally come to this event because it is part of the Indo culture. Indo here is not an abbreviation of Indonesian but Indo means Eurasian from The Netherlands Indies. Last post I … Continue reading

Tinggal di Belanda
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Tinggal di Belanda

Berhubung gw udah dari 1995 tinggal disini, gw akan berbagi cerita tentang reaksi orang Indonesia yang tinggal di Indonesia kalo denger gw tinggal di Belanda. Tinggal di Amsterdam? Ada beberapa orang yang tanya ini begitu tahu gw tinggal di Belanda. Belanda itu memang kecil tapi Belanda bukan hanya Amsterdam, situ ngertos? Sama seperti Indonesia bukan … Continue reading