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Things I “love” about the Netherlands

In the last post I explained some of the things I find annoying about the Netherlands (read it here). So it’s only fair that I follow up with an article about the things that I like and love about the Netherlands. Here I go: Nr 1. Cheese Yes, this is a stereotype and yes it… Continue reading Things I “love” about the Netherlands

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Things I “hate” about the Netherlands

“The Netherlands seems like such a nice country! The people are nice, the air is clean and everyone speaks English.” I hear this very often from my international friends. Then they usually ask: “Are there any negative things about the Netherlands? Anything you hate?” Hate is a very strong word. There is nothing that I… Continue reading Things I “hate” about the Netherlands

Foodie Finds · Foodie Fridays

Foodie Finds: nr 1. Dutch snack!

Before I begin this blog post, I want to address certain things. I will not be posting the Foodie Fridays on Fridays anymore, since it doesn’t really fit my schedule anymore – hence the name change to Foodie Finds. Also, I have been offline for a couple of weeks, not only to find some inspiration,… Continue reading Foodie Finds: nr 1. Dutch snack!

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Forever Outsider: Growing up without a culture to call my own

Have you ever felt like you were born in the wrong culture? That the ‘culture’ you identify with is totally different then your (family) background? Then, you are not alone! I remember being jealous of people who had culturally diverse parents. If they didn’t quite fit into one of the parent’s culture, they could always… Continue reading Forever Outsider: Growing up without a culture to call my own