Young At Heart…If Not In Our Senses

09/24/21 Oma Inge took Lake for a bike ride, so that I could have a child free morning to get myself and our things together, as we were once again bound for Germany for the weekend. Before heading there though, we were stopping in at a cousin's home. And before getting to the cousin's home, [...]

Grands, Greek And Good Times

09/23/21 A pretty sunrise and macarons for breakfast, meant that the day began on a good note 😉 We made arrangements to go and visit with Lake’s great Oma and Opa at their home during that afternoon, where Mike and I were served some hot chocolate and Lake was given a cookie to gnaw on for a [...]

I Say Pancake, You Say Pannenkoek

09/22/21 1 week and 5 days in, I got my first day at the house to do nothing but unpack, tidy up, shower, laundry (though my kind mother-in-law did most of the laundry during our stay 🙈) etc. 12 days of being on the go, visiting people, and being out and about amidst other humans [...]

The Sunday Rhythm

09/19/21 An early Sunday morning greeted us. Once again, preparing of myself, the son, the diaper bag etc. took way, and then we joined the family for breakfast. Adorning the table before us, were baskets holding different varieties of breads, various spreads, sprinkles and butter, cheeses, meats, juice and coffee.A classic Dutch breakfast 😉🥐🥖🧀🥨☕️ It was a [...]

Seeking Out Sources Of Delight

Day 4 - July 26th, 2020 We slept in a little bit and decided to forgo the whole ‘breakfast out’ experience, as we had enough snacks to get us going until we needed lunch on our journey from Jasper to Canmore. The first stop along the route was at Athabasca falls. The tumultuous water came [...]