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    We took a break from summer plans

    summer-plans

    Most times Sander and I pride ourselves with keeping busy. We book our weekends with fun plans and enjoy the down time by cuddling our dogs. This year has been a bit different. We’ve had few summer plans. Our weekends have been stay at home days where we spend time playing video games or reading. The weather has been nice enough too. I often sit with the windows and french doors open to invite in the balmy breeze. These lazy…

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  • Lifestyle

    National Face Mask Day

    Today marks the first National Face Mask Day hosted by the one and only Lush. With every order placed today, customers will get one free sample face mask. I live outside…

  • Food

    How to eat like the Dutch

    I’ve lived in The Netherlands for 3 years now! Can you believe it? I hit my anniversary on the 1st of August and didn’t even think about it until a few…

  • Lifestyle

    What my first job taught me

    The first job I had was a short run at a pet store. I always saw it as a stepping stone to my “first real job” which was at a bookstore.…

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    Moshi Moshi Fair Amstelveen

    Here we go again! Another Japanese food fair that we just had to visit. We’ve been to the Moshi Moshi Fair before but never in Amstelveen. The last time we went to…

  • Lifestyle

    Television shows I need to watch

    We’re in the middle of summer and that means longer daylight hours for us! Did you know that the sunsets around 10pm every night? How crazy is that? I came from…

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    Why I only buy my favorite books

    My book collection could never rival that of my friend’s stash. She’s an avid reader and has a beautiful custom bookshelf to house them all. But I did have a cozy…