Lifestyle Living in California Living in North Holland

    Comparing Dutch and American Birthdays

    I’ve been a bit lax in posting this week because Sander’s had time off from work. During this past week we also celebrated his birthday! Not so long ago I wrote a post about how the Dutch celebrate birthdays. I figured now would be another good time to compare them. Sander’s a very low-key and down to earth guy so we didn’t do much. I need to point out this post contains my own personal experiences. I cannot speak for anyone…

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  • Food

    International Chocolate Day 2018

    Today is International Chocolate Day! It’s a bit of a confusing time because there’s a national chocolate day as well. However, today is just another reason to eat and enjoy that…

  • Gaming Pokémon GO

    Pokémon GO Event – Moltres

    What can I say about these Pokémon GO focus days? They can even be a race against the clock for some people. For us these three hour raids are exciting and a…

  • How to Lifestyle

    How to fight procrastination

    September 6, 2018 is Fight Procrastination Day. It sounds a bit silly to bring awareness to procrastination. We’re all guilty of it. There’s something we need to do but it can…

  • To do list

    September to do list

    I have a feeling my September to do list might revolve a little more around autumn. As the seasons change and the weather gets colder, there are a few things that…

  • Personal

    What I’m looking forward to this autumn

    I know it’s not even September but I’m already thinking of Halloween. And of course Halloween isn’t the only reason why I’m excited for the end of summer. While I don’t…

  • Personal

    2 Years in The Netherlands

    Can you believe it? It’s been 2 years already! My anniversary of living in The Netherlands came at the beginning of the month but we’ve been a bit busy. I’ve had…

  • Personal Tips

    How to document your summer

    Let’s face it, summer is short. Sometimes we want to hang onto those moments for a little longer than we can. That’s where those lovely summer memories come into play. I…