All Things Dutch Archive

But! We Have Rainbows

Screw warm, always sunny days. We are in the Netherlands! The weather always makes for a good conversation. While we did have some good weather since spring, summer here has been not at all warm, sunshine and

Prediction: Six Weeks of Chaos!

The start of a very long summer vacation has begun. It started before mid-day last Friday and the kids are over the moon because school is now officially out. © This means that the kids have absolutely nothing

Lak Door Tijn

This came in the mail a couple of days ago and only today had I open the little package, coming face-to-face with this: My Red Nail Polish We bought it about a month ago for €10. It’s

Days Like This

There have been days when I wonder and question my sanity with: || How did I ever end up living here in the Netherlands?|| HOW?! I mean, of course I know how I ended up here! It’s

48 hours of EVERYTHING English!

Last week had been refreshing. It was impromptu, sudden and perhaps almost tipping to being unnecessary – though in a way, I’m glad that the last minute work trip to London last Thursday happened. How last minute was