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 [...]

Where We Once ‘Winkled’

09/21/21 Winkel -  To shop. A Dutch word that never fails to amuse me We’d pre-planned a shopping date with Oma as babysitter for Tuesday, so we readied ourselves and drove to Arnhem. That's the city we'd typically go to for a day of shopping when we lived here. It's street shopping, meaning in and [...]