It's just a regular day. No public holiday, no special celebrations, and no, it's not even the weekend, Yet as I sipped my tea looking out from my balcony, I thought, this is another remarkable day! The sun is shining, there's a gentle breeze on my balcony, things are in order on this day Another … Continue reading It is just an ordinary day…or is it?
Sometimes it all falls apart. Or it seems it does. You had all these fancy plans, and you thought things were going in the right direction. But then nothing came out of it. And all your plans seemed useless and fruitless. Your dreams, your hopes, whether it be of career success, relationships, maybe even financial … Continue reading It’s AllWays AllRight. Don’t fight the NOW.
Ok so the only seemingly 'negative' thing about lemons, is that they are bitter. But besides that, are you kidding me? It has soooo many awesome uses, it is unbelievable! These are all that you can do with it...speaking from experience 😉 Have a tequila 😉 Use it with baking soda as a natural, effective … Continue reading If life gives you lemons, don’t just make lemonade, say yayyyyyyy!!!
So remember earlier I talked about a beach trip when I got a delicious midnight snack for free from a kind hotel staff? Well in that same trip, as soon as we reached the hotel and was waiting in the bar for our rooms, we had asked for some beverages. As the waiter brought it … Continue reading My beer washed suitcase!
My favorite flavour in the world? Salted butter caramels…yummm!!! The best ones are from Henri Le Roux, available only in France. It’s called Carames au Beurre Salé (CBS ®). My brother had visited Paris recently, and I had asked him to get me some of this toffee when he came to Netherlands, but it was … Continue reading Sometimes you get what you want when you ask a second time 😉
So recently we were on this holiday, and had gone for a very nice meal in a restaurant nearby. The dish I ordered was truly delicious. The only challenge? As with many fine dining places, the portion size didn’t turn out to be very big 😉 Would have been ok, except that I had gone … Continue reading A lucky midnight snack 😉
I have learnt through my life experiences that whatever you focus on, be it negative or positive, can come true. And this weekend was just another example of that. Alex and I were supposed to meet my brother and his wife in Amsterdam last weekend, and we wanted to stay over in the city for … Continue reading An inconvenient hotel became multiple nice stays 🙂
Ok so then came Day 2 of Alex being MIA. Had a great time the previous evening making low-cal chips and muffins, and wanted to do something different today. Wasn’t looking forward to the day much by myself again though 😦 Then I decided to go to Maastricht, which is an hour away, after all. … Continue reading Making a friend…or two…
So last week, Alex announced last minute that he had an office thing to go to, and would be home quite late. For 2 days! First I was disappointed, to say the very least. As I am very new here, don’t have much friends here, especially in the village. What the hell am I going … Continue reading Bored? Burn 5000 calories with no exercise 😉