Day 13: Kringloopwinkel

Friday 20th July 2012 We had a successful shopping trip today – Bas’ parents recommended a local Kringloopwinkel (2nd hand shop) and I’m addicted!  I’ve always been an avid 2nd hand shopper, both as I believe in recycling but also for the great prices. Though I enjoy shopping […]

Day 12: Take a walk

Thursday 19th July 2012 The weather report is looking good, as far as Dutch weather goes.  Today has been quite nice, and tomorrow some showers are expected…but then as you can see, there are less clouds and it’s due to get warmer.  It makes me smile that there […]

Day 11: A new home (nearly)

Wednesday 18th July 2012 I wrote a post a few days ago about How to rent a home in The Netherlands.  Today we went to view properties.  It was quite an interesting experience.  As I think I explained earlier, many rental properties are built and rented out by […]

Day 09: Schagen

Monday 16th July 2012 We took a trip into Schagen today and showed the girls where we were married!  I’ll have to go back and find some photos of our wedding and do another post soon, as it really was a fairytale wedding – I rode in on a […]

Day 08: Another birthday party

Sunday 15th July 2012 Today the girls got to celebrate their 3rd & 5th birthdays – again!  Their actual birthdays were around 2 weeks ago but due to the move we’ve had a few different celebrations with family and friends both in Australia and now here.  Was nice […]