For a public health oriented place, who knew that the CDC’s bathrooms are…not that great? Or maybe it’s just that my office is in an older building, but still. This summer, I’m working at the CDC, which is a US government organization focused on public health. Fortunately, it’s located in my hometown so I get… Continue reading CDC/ONDIEH/NCEH/CCB and Other Acronyms
Oh geez, it’s already been a year since I was in Singapore for the summer. If you’ve been following this blog from the start, THANK YOUUUUU for reading! And if you’re new to Café and Kopi, welcome! I started this blog at the end of May 2016 to document my food adventures in Singapore. The “little… Continue reading A Bucket List For the Next Time
R. House is a (relatively) new place that opened in January 2017 in Remington, the neighborhood south of Hopkins. It’s another food place surrounding our campus, and I’m glad they opened. Inside the former industrial warehouse, R. House boasts 10 counters offering different cuisines ranging from Venezuelan to Korean to Hawaiian. Since they’ve opened, I’ve been to… Continue reading R. House, Part 1
When the weather gets cold, nothing warms me up like a steaming hot bowl of ramen. No, I’m not talking about the instant kind you can make in your microwave (I’m looking at you, Cup Noodles)- I mean the stuff you can only get in restauarants or use a variety of ingredients to make at… Continue reading FINALLY Making it to Kippo Ramen
Oh gosh it’s been months..I swear I’m back for real this time! Over the past semester and a half, I’ve been busy with school- sometime too busy to enjoy food. Sophomore year of BME at Hopkins is super busy. Recently, I’ve decided to join a design team this upcoming 2017-2018 school year. To join one, I had… Continue reading New Instagram!
Hi everyone! Sorry for the lack of posts for the last two weeks. Unfortunately, tonight’s post is also going to be short. Now that my time in Singapore is over, I’m going to change the topic of my blog. It’ll be more of a diary/journal type thing of the rest of my summer at home,… Continue reading The Two-Week Hiatus
At first, today seemed like a normal day at NUS. I woke up, got breakfast (nasi lemak, my fave), and I went to lab. However, today was my last day in Singapore. Wait. What?! It seems like just a short while ago I was in the midst of finals week at Hopkins, wailing about my… Continue reading Thank you, Research Assistants