Cafe Luna

It’s been a while since I’ve been able to go out to eat without the guilty knowledge of that pset I should be starting, that exam I should be studying for, or that review session that I should be at.


279 Newbury Street
Boston, MA 02116

For my Pittsburgh friends reading my blog, Newbury Street is the Walnut Street of Boston. Boutiques, shops, and eateries line the street that stretch along the Back Bay area, and it is a must-visit


338 Newbury Street
Boston, MA 02115
Danny spills…

It was adventure time. To hell with planning and organizing and knowing exactly where we were going to end up. Sunday morning, sunshine pouring, and Boston sprawling, all just screaming at us

Max Brenner

745 Boylston Street
Boston, MA 02116

Even during a busy week of psets, club meetings, and overfilled laundry baskets, my friends and I always make time for birthday celebrations. For Austen’s 18th birthday, we went out to the one


318 Third St
Cambridge, MA 02139

Let me tell you about the MIT dining plan: It’s awful. Not only is the food unsatisfying, but as a freshman, I’m required to be the 19 meal plan that includes three meals a

Miracle of Science

 321 Massachusetts Ave
Cambridge, MA 02139

Tara spills…

Right now, my semester is an endless stream of math and science, and so writing for this blog is a pleasant change to equations and pset’s that usually plague my mind. Well,

Mariposa Bakery

424 Massachusetts Avenue
Cambridge, MA 02139

At some point during every East Coaster’s winter, any temperature above freezing suddenly feels warm. This winter especially. With wind chills dipping below zero, a walk outside that doesn’t involve your face physically hurting

Veggie Galaxy

450 Massachusetts Ave.
Cambridge, MA 02139

When I think of diners, I usually picture a retro restaurant with bar stools, booths, 70’s fonts, and a menu full of burgers, fries, eggs, and toast. Veggie Galaxy was down Massachusetts Avenue in

The Friendly Toast

1 Kendall Square, b3101 | Cambridge, MA 02139

MIT has IAP (Independent Activities Period) all of January, which gives students an entire month to take a class, find a month-long internship, do research, or just stay at home. For me,


7 Cambridge Center | Cambridge, MA 02142

It’s 2014, and I’ve been home in Pittsburgh for a relaxing two and a half weeks, which included cups of tea, stacks of crosswords, pounds of shoveled snow, and minimal physical activity. In