Editing Your Family Holiday Videos: a Guest Post

A while ago, Emilie of Nomad Photos shared her wonderful tips on taking great pictures of children. I have learned a lot from her. This time, my friend Ildiko of Push the Red Button is telling us how to take great family videos! I am grateful for my friends who are not only ...Read More

Homemade Yoghurt

, When I was around 12 years old, my father and I went there to visit friends there. He is Dutch, she is American and was my mother’s teacher when she was living in the Netherlands. When I moved here, I contacted them and we’re still in touch. When we were visiting, ...Read More

5 Reasons We Chose an International School

In the Netherlands where we live, there are plenty of schools to choose from: religious, Montessori, “traditional” local schools, and international schools. We chose one of the latter. Not all international schools are the same, of course. Some offer a variety of languages and cultural programs while others cater more to a ...Read More

Minestrone Recipe

The end of summer is approaching, and with it all the gorgeous vegetables. I don’t think I cared about the young fresh vegetables until I started cooking for my family. My father always happily bought them and then he would make minestrone. It was thick and rich and we would eat it ...Read More

Pass The Sauerkraut

While I recover from the holidays, please take a while to read Magnolia’s post. Magnolia Ripkin is the person to turn to if you’re looking for life advice. And also if you don’t need it, since her blog’s tagline is “Everyone is entitled to my opinion.” Magnolia is one of the funniest, ...Read More

5 Reasons To Visit Spain

I think back to our holidays in Spain with nostalgia. The first time, we went to Valencia and we loved it so much that we came back a year after that. The second time, we started off in Malaga and later visited Sevilla and Madrid. Our bag with her clothes was stolen ...Read More

Dino Lingo Polish For Kids Full Home Education Set: A Review

Disclaimer: I received a Polish for Kids Full Home Education Set as a thank- you for this review. As a mom of multilingual children, I am always on the lookout for fun language resources. I especially like it when these resources come in many various media such as books, DVDs. Additionally; I’ve ...Read More

My Brother’s China Adventure

No, not mine. Since I have three children, travelling anywhere can be somewhat complicated. But luckily I can live vicariously through my brother. He and his girlfriend went to China 2 years ago and they were so kind to share their China adventure. This was supposed to be our first holiday together ...Read More

13 Places To Visit in Warsaw, Poland

I haven’t thought of Warsaw as a popular tourist destination. I guess one of the reasons is that I come from there, but there are others. Many people who visit Warsaw do so for business rather than sightseeing. And the people who actually do want to see the city usually end up ...Read More

Oreo Cheesecake Ice Cream

Everyone knows that I love cheesecake in all its glorious forms. I make a great cheesecake thanks to my friend Kinga. I also love Oreo Cheesecake. And then I discovered The No-Bake Chocolate Mousse Cheesecake from Julie Nowell. I love it! The cool think is that if you don’t feel like having ...Read More