Category Archives: Home Sweet Home

Three month status report!

As of today, three months has gone by since I’ve hopped on a plane from Canada and arrived here in the Netherlands. It’s now April, and the weather here has been wonderful lately. Lots of sun, warm weather, and we’ve … Continue reading

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Dinner with Michiel’s Parents!

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

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Our Housewarming Party!

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

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Getting crafty in the kitchen…

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

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Dinner Party!

We had some friends over for dinner on Sunday night, and we made a preeeetty epic pasta dish with caesar salad…mmmm…. we also watched Aladdin and played a board game called “Ringworm Barbeque.” I first met Lucas, Ling and Don … Continue reading

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So I got a new coffee maker…

I can’t really survive long without a cup of coffee every day. And, until now, we didn’t have a coffee machine. A travesty! Something had to be done about this. ┬áSo I went over to my new favourite store (called … Continue reading

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Laundry.

We have achieved a milestone in our relationship: doing laundry together. This may not seem like such a big achievement, but it really was an epic undertaking. Over 3 weeks worth of clothes/sheets/towels x 2 people = 7 loads of … Continue reading

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