Category Archives: The Netherlands

Life on the farm ;)


So, what’s happening in the world of the blonde, crazy Brit in the land of windmills and clogs….? Well, I guess I’ve turned my idle hands into green fingers and am now on a project to grow herbs and vegetables, … Continue reading

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Bureaucratic Minefield :O


Well, I am at the end of my tether with paperwork and fighting off supposed sunstroke, time to eat ice-cream and blog (can’t do much else at the moment). Sadly, the whole affair relating to following the rules and procedures … Continue reading

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Knowledge is power!


So, I guess the longer I stay in the Netherlands the more I get to learn… Is this good or bad for my little blog spot here in the wide world of the internet? Hmmm, lets see… Firstly, a funny … Continue reading

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The Brit hasn’t yet quit!


Accroches-toi a ton reve Accroches-toi a ton reve Quand tu vois ton bateau partir Quand tu sents ton coeur se briser Accroches-toi a ton reve – ELO (Hold on tight)   Reasons to be happy Just about hit my 7th … Continue reading

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Latest on life in a Dutch world…


Ok, so approx 5 to 6 weeks into my move to the Netherlands and already the dreaded fear of failure is present, in my thoughts… I can barely speak a word of Dutch and my job hunting leads are not … Continue reading

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Netherlands for Noobs…


Just thought I’d share some usful information and write up a little update about my 3.5 week period of life in this new country… Firstly, I’d like to thank all of those I have met so far, who have made … Continue reading

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Reflective in Rotterdam


“No river can return to its source, yet all rivers must have a beginning.” After being in a new country for nearly 2 weeks, there is a lot to write about! Denmark has  left a bit of a negative mark … Continue reading

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