Another little jewel in Zeeheldenkwartier, Su-Ann’s Woonsfeer is one of the most charming furniture stores I’ve seen in a long time. Dustin and I had walked by several times since we moved to The Hague, but for some reason (we … Continue reading
Two and a half days at home, a sore throat, packages and packages of used paper tissues, a general feeling of meh, honey, lemon juice, soup, steam and some music to try to conjure up a fast recovery:
I have been living in the Netherlands for 5 months and I’ve attended 2 Dutch lessons, yet I will claim that I have already found the coolest word in Dutch. A bold statement? Perhaps, but keep reading and you’ll see I’m right.
Maybe even cuter and smaller, after all, it has the prefix ‘micro-‘ in it.
Now behold the Dutch word for ‘microwave’:
Doesn’t it make you think of something like this?
Am I right?
How many “likes” do you think I would have to get on Facebook for somebody to name their kid Magnetron?
After a very cold week of clear, sunny days, the clouds are back in The Hague and are laying down another coat of snow. If you’ve decided to stay in the warmth of your living room to watch the snow flakes fall, here is a playlist to accompany you:
Winter seems to finally have arrived. According to the forecast, temperatures in The Hague will stay well below zero degrees Celsius over the next few days. That means it’s a very bad idea to forget your gloves, scarf or hat; … Continue reading