Category Archives: Other Stuff

Taste of Sushi workshop @ Okura Hotel

A couple of weeks ago, Michiel and I went to Okura Hotel in Amsterdam for a sushi making workshop! The cooking course was his birthday gift from me, since I know how much he loves Japanese cuisine. All in all, … Continue reading

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Metric vs. Imperial? Both. It’s the Canadian way.

“So how tall are you?” This is a question I’ve been asked a couple of times since I’ve been here in Holland. Not because I’m extraordinarily tall here, like I am at home (the Dutch are among the tallest in … Continue reading

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Carnaval Craziness!

Here are some more pictures from my first Carnaval extravaganza! :)

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Carnaval: A foreigner’s perspective

Well! We have just wrapped up our portion of the famous Dutch Carnaval celebration. (I say “our portion” because the party still goes on, but after 2 nights of drinking and craziness, we are hibernating at home and drying out!) … Continue reading

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Birthday Sushi

Well it was my birthday on Sunday, which was awesome because it was also our first day in the new place! Still unpacking lots of boxes and everything, but I’ll put pics up when we’re settled in :) Michiel took … Continue reading

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Moving Day!

Today is moving day! Well, not move-in day, but just moving day. We’re hauling all Michiel’s crap (plus some of mine hehe) into our new apartment. We are moving to the other side of Eindhoven, into a snazzy 2-bedroom place … Continue reading

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On the train…

Just after Michiel picked me up at Schipol Airport, on the train to Eindhoven :)

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