Category Archives: Food

Iceland Adventures: waterfalls, glaciers, sheep, and rainbows

It’s been two weeks since I’ve come back from my trip to Iceland, a fantastic (if tiring) vacation during which I hiked on a glacier, kayaked with seals, saw the northern lights, and had a lifetime’s worth of driving experience. … Continue reading

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Trial and Error

The key to trial and error, when it comes to figuring out what will and won’t kill you, is to not make mistakes. I’ve been doing a pretty good job of that so far (seeing as though I’m still alive), … Continue reading

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The smell of nostalgia

There’s no denying that autumn is upon us: endless scarves and knee-high boots stroll through the streets; pumpkins adorn every storefront; and the crisp breeze carries whirlwinds of leaves to the ground. Even before the fallen leaves accumulated enough crunch under my feet, the air began … Continue reading

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Baking and Brunch

Today has consisted predominantly of consuming food. Lots of food. The first year neuroscience students, now dispersed across different rotation labs, decided to reunite for brunch. For my part, a gathering of nearly 15 people seemed like a good opportunity for a … Continue reading

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Farewell to Cambridge

After three years at Cambridge, I’m back in the US with no return ticket. A week and a half ago, I donned the (slightly ridiculous) graduation gown and hood, had some Latin recited at me, and finally bid Cambridge farewell. … Continue reading

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In search of The Perfect Café: a stop at Afternoon Tease

I’m on a quest for The Perfect Café. I can’t say for sure if I have found it, but I have fallen in love with a very few Wonderful Cafés and have been to a number of Very Good Cafés. … Continue reading

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Cheese and Chocolate and Everything in Between

I’ve been back in Cambridge for a week already, and I still am devouring daily the chocolate I brought back from Amsterdam. So you can imagine the quantities of food I consumed during my actual visit. But everything (especially the … Continue reading

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