One Year In Our Forever

Another anniversary to add to the books... Today marks it being one year since Michiel and I moved to Saskatchewan! How time flies... I guess because most of said year has been winter, maybe it feels like it’s just been one season, thus it can’t have been one year 😜   Michiel has been a [...]



Monday Oct 9th - Happy thanksgiving-anniversary! πŸ˜πŸ’•πŸ΄ Really, perfect timing because when else would you get turkey, stuffing, roasted veggies, buns, steak, scalloped potatoes, gravy and cranberry sauce, for a two year anniversary meal?? πŸ’πŸ»   And that isn't even counting the desserts 😏 Mom put out a splendid spread and our guests/pretty much second [...]

What Instagram Doesn’t Tell You About Marriage

*Forewarning - a lengthy post about marriage...written by someone who has not been married very long.           I heard on a podcastΒ  ~Jeff And Alyssa Β ~ Β how, we as individuals, are so very deeply shaped by our families that understandably, it creates what OUR normal is. Which of course, the people [...]

Procrastination, Renovation And Caffeination

Wednesday July 19th -   A fair chunk of the morning was taken up with tidying odds and ends in preparation for the parents return later in the day. Lawns also needing mowing, a chore that had been delayed greatly by the lack of rain and presence of sun... making for dead grass, not in need of [...]

Aντίο Greece!

Saturday Oct 9th -   We took a taxi from the hotel to the airport around 9:00 am and prepared for our farewell to Greece. One last cheese pie was eaten while we waited and some feta purchased just in case it wasn't as easy to find once we were back in Holland. Greece will [...]