About this blog:This blog chronicles the trials, triumphs and tribulations of a Canadian living abroad in the Netherlands.
Monthly Archives: February 2011
Yesterday we had Michiel’s parents over for dinner in our new apartment! We were going to go for a walk too but it raaaaained all day, so we stayed inside instead. For an afternoon snack, Michiel made broccoli soup from … Continue reading
Last night we had our housewarming party to celebrate our new apartment. It was a fun night of drinking and eating and general merryment! A bunch of Michiel’s friends came, some I already knew, some I met for the first … Continue reading
A couple of times, people have asked me what stuff I miss from home while living abroad in the Netherlands. It’s hard to say, because there are a lot of really awesome things about living here. In fact, pretty much … Continue reading
So while Michiel was away for part of the weekend, I decided to dust off the ol’ recipe book and cook up a small storm in the kitchen. I like the creativity that comes with cooking and baking. I kind … Continue reading
We went to Brussels this weekend to do some exploring and celebrate Valentine’s day weekend! Oh the luxury of having Europe’s finest cities a mere train ride away :) We had a great time – here are a few photos … Continue reading
Today I went for a long walk in a park that’s near our apartment. I can’t wait to see how it looks in the summer with all the leaves on the trees, and in the sunshine! I’m really happy to … Continue reading