De Kempen, The Netherlands

De Kempen is an area in the south of the Netherlands, near the Belgian border. It is a collection of the most pleasantly quaint and beautifully created villages, such as Resuel, Eersel, Bladel, Steensel, and Duizel. This part of the country holds so much importance to me. Firstly, it is where Rob and his family … Continue reading De Kempen, The Netherlands

Kasteel de Haar, Utrecht

So, your line of thinking probably just went something like this… 1) Pretty Castle like thing, 2) Who is that man?, and 3) Oh, it’s slippery. Yes, it is a beautiful castle, Kasteel de Haar of Utrecht. The oldest historical record of the castle dates back to 1391 and was last restored in 1892. It … Continue reading Kasteel de Haar, Utrecht

Keukenhof, The Netherlands

Keukenhof does not really need my confabulation, and neither do the Dutch. All I would like to say here is that the Dutch practice their works in an unparallelled way; they do everything very meticulously and with such skill. The outcome of their works are never hampered by accidental mishaps, instead, if there is a … Continue reading Keukenhof, The Netherlands

The North Sea of the Netherlands

In celebration of an incredible whirlwind of happiness, Rob and I took his old red car to the North Sea for the weekend. , We spent the afternoon to early evening at the sea and then the dunes. Just a short walk from our splendid little hotel, lied the dunes. Upon entering the dunes, a … Continue reading The North Sea of the Netherlands

Dommelstraat 23B, Our Home

Dommelstraat 23B, our home; the place where so many memories were made. You often hear songs about first homes and I guess until you have that “first” home with the one you truly love, you don’t get it. But now we do. Our memories will remain strong and the love we grew there will hold … Continue reading Dommelstraat 23B, Our Home

Konings dag, Eindhoven, The Netherlands

In celebration of the birth of our King Willem Alexandar, we wear orange, drink loads, laugh with friends and dance dance dance. Last Konings Dag, I was tormented by a terrible stomach flu, so this year, we went all out. Inviting friends over to start the day with Mojitos and snacks, the day turned into … Continue reading Konings dag, Eindhoven, The Netherlands

Eindhoven, The Netherlands

On February 12th, 2013, I made my official move to Eindhoven, The Netherlands to be with the man I love. And just like the culminating spring seasons of the Netherlands, my move similarily brought us to a place where we could mututally experience the first spring season of the seed of “us”. I am so … Continue reading Eindhoven, The Netherlands