the Bay Area, a living room, a patio with picnic tables, etc.
fusion /ˈfyo͞oZHən/, adj.
I discovered Third Culture Bakery’s infamous mochi muffin back in 2015 during a visit to Bartavelle Coffee & Wine Bar. Although my description at the time might… Read more “fusion /ˈfyo͞oZHən/, adj.”
Old Stomping Grounds Made New
I spent about two hours wandering across UC Berkeley campus alone this weekend. It’s been five proper months since I last spent this much time on campus, and… Read more “Old Stomping Grounds Made New”
commencement /kuh-mens-muhnt/, n.
the speech I would have given if I had been selected to be the student speaker at graduation
Thoughts from an Early Morning
I went on an adventure this morning. And by adventure, I mean to say that I took myself, my reusable grocery bag, and my camera to some… Read more “Thoughts from an Early Morning”
The Beginning of the Most Wonderful Time
My family’s never really celebrated Thanksgiving in the conventional sense of the holiday (Hot pot instead of turkey, anyone?), but the older I get, the more I’ve… Read more “The Beginning of the Most Wonderful Time”
Vlog Speak, not Tumblr Speak
My name is Courtney Cheng, and the amount of media I have consumed in the past month alone is frightening me. For those of you who don’t… Read more “Vlog Speak, not Tumblr Speak”
How I Ended Up in the Third Row of the Greek
I don’t usually attend mainstream music concerts, and when I do, I’m generally nowhere near the front of the venue. Until yesterday, my entire [mainstream] concert-attending repertoire had… Read more “How I Ended Up in the Third Row of the Greek”
Finding Enchantment on a Saturday in Berkeley
Another day marks yet another week within another semester in not just another, but my final, year at Berkeley. At this point, I should be some sort of… Read more “Finding Enchantment on a Saturday in Berkeley”
Berkeley Food Adventures: Finding the Line Between Hunger and Food Comas
Welcome back, dear readers, for Part 2 of x in my Berkeley Food Adventures, in which I take you through the city’s lunch spots. Or more specifically — the… Read more “Berkeley Food Adventures: Finding the Line Between Hunger and Food Comas”