Untimely Unwellness

09/25/21 Saturday morning began with a family breakfast ☺️🍞🥐🧀🥓 Afterwords, Mike went to the barber, Tim, our nephew going with for some guy time 😎 They returned with churros 🤪 During their time away, Lake was entertained by aunty and uncle, and I got to relax. Writing and being served coffee 😉 Judith and I went for a 6 km [...]

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 [...]

A Home Grown Flora Fascination

09/20/21 I loved the feel of the home we stayed in during our time in the more northern area of The Netherlands  🖤 Here, it’s somewhat described as ‘landelijke stijl', roughly translated to 'country style’. If I could replicate it to a degree with a little bit of my color love thrown in, I think [...]

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 [...]

This Little Piggy Went To Market…

09/12/21   After the late bedtime, he did sleep in until 10:30, so it wasn’t too terrible in the end 😅 Our hostess had a tasty spread of homemade bread, seasoned scrambled eggs, bacon and a sundry of other choices waiting for us ☺️ The kids were in school until early afternoon, so not long after [...]