Monthly Archives: August 2011

An anniversary in Edinburgh

This summer, Michiel and I took a weekend trip to Edinburgh, marking 2 years to the day that we first met in Scotland. A lot can happen in 2 years! We had a nice trip, the Scottish weather cooperated with … Continue reading

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A party in the name of pancakes

Michiel and I recently held a dinner party at our apartment. Not just any dinner party, it was a pancake party. That’s right, pancakes for dinner. But these weren’t ordinary pancakes. Or at least, as I know them to be. … Continue reading

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Baking in the Netherlands

After living here for over half of a year, I’ve come to the conclusion that most Dutch people are not really all that into baking. I’m sure there’s got to be a few that are, but I don’t really think … Continue reading

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Our trip to Haarlem & the beach

Oh, the neglect! I haven’t posted anything here in a while, have I? My bad. I don’t know what happened there. Sometimes when you have so many things you want to write about, and so many tidbits jingling around in … Continue reading

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