Love it or hate it, Valentine’s day is around the corner. Check out the collage by yours truly, for some fun looks to try on the big day 😉 Kusjes!
Monthly Archives: February 2011
Here’s a blast from the past. I thought you might like to see some pics from my previous travels to France (december), Belgium (september) and Spain (august). I love buying postcards when I travel, but I have a confession to make- I rarely send them! Selfishly, I hoard them all, and they sit in a folder on my desk collecting dust. Now I want to share them with everyone. Hope you like!
My first official blog post. Though I realize it’s now February, I would like to tell you about my January. I rang in the New Year on a dutch rooftop in the De Pijp neighboorhood of Amsterdam. Fireworks, set off on the streets below, exploded everywhere . The Dutch are no strangers to a good party.
Work began for me as an Au Pair. I work for a family that has two adorable girls, age 6 and 8. I ride a tandem bike (see below)with the girls, learn how to cook, and am basically becoming domestic. At the beginning it was quite a challenge getting used to the family’s routine (I get up at 6:45am!), but now I am more adjusted. I’ll try to keep talk about work to a minimum however. I received my Au Pair permit on January 15, and can legally stay in Holland until December 2011! Despite all the changes in my life that occurred in January, it was in general a bit boring. I didn’t have a lot of time to visit museums, night spots, restaurants or travel.. things that I really look forward to. So instead, I’ll leave you with some images of the practicalities my new life has taken on. Enjoy! xx