All Things Dutch Archive

#Snowfacechallenge

If you are getting some snow at where you are at, then you have to get your face printed on the snow. Why would you do that, you ask? B.e.c.a.u.s,e.  And how do you do that, you

All Snowed In

As far as the astronomical winter goes, it is supposed to begin only on 21st December. That’s the official day of winter…or Winter Solstice – the shortest day of the year. Technically we are 10 days away

Elf November is de Dag

If you are reading the title in English, then you might have already crinkled your forehead and wonder why Elf November hasn’t got any pointy ears and what the hell is “dag”. If you are confused,  I

Friday Flavour: Zuurvless

Sweet, tangy, stewy and tender.  That’s a combination of flavours I would not have expected in a stew! Yet, this traditional dish from the Province of Limburg in the South of Holland was just that. And when you

When it rains…

…it bloody pours! Both figuratively and literally because last week, not only were we inundated by (different) visitors who came from afar all at the same time and within the same week, we were also ambushed with