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 [...]

The Finale Of ‘The First Birthday’

09/15/21 Lake slept through his first night in Holland, minus a bottle delivery somewhere in there. We messaged the Oma downstairs, to come retrieve him at 8:00 if she would so desire 😉 We wanted him up to try to help the jet-lag become fully extinguished, but we ourselves really did not feel like getting [...]