Category: Dutch Australian Differences

Dutch swimming diplomas

A big part of a parent’s life in the Netherlands is taking kids to swimming lessons.  Today was a big day, as my youngest achieved her swimming diploma – meaning the end of several years of weekly swimming lessons after school and on weekends.  As far as I’m […]

Dutch vs Australian spiders

                        When we lived in Australia, I was always cautious about and quite scared of spiders.  In fact, I shouldn’t be researching this article before bedtime because I’ve just taken a look at the pictures in this […]