Author: Elizabeth

Blog Business Cards + Coupon Code

Blog Business Cards + Coupon Code

I finally got around to ordering my blog business cards! I printed them using MOO. Moo has a ton of great designs and shipped to the Netherlands without any trouble. You can get 10% off your first order by using this referral link. I searched 

Rotterdam Zoo With Kids

Rotterdam Zoo With Kids

This morning we headed out to check out the Rotterdam Zoo. Although we can drive there, and probably will in the future, today we biked to the Delft train station and took the #40 bus (the local bus organization is called: RET). The bus takes 

Kids Geography Gear

Kids Geography Gear

I am always searching for ways to keep the kids engaged in our travel and planning.  I try to surround them with maps, landmarks and books about the world. When a question about where we are going or a memory about somewhere we have been 

Open Monuments Weekend in Delft

Open Monuments Weekend in Delft

Open Monuments Weekend is our new favorite weekend. I’ve already marked it on the calendar for next year! It is a wonderful way for our family to pop into attractions and not feel guilty doing “just the overview” tour. Our kids often will not tolerate 

Kasteel De Haar with Kids

Kasteel De Haar with Kids

Sunday morning we all woke up a little bit sluggish. The cold weather has come in and the cool evenings are leaving us a bit drained. Jeff rescued the morning and made French Toast. We were sitting around the breakfast table chatting when it dawned on 

Open Monuments Weekend in Utrecht

Open Monuments Weekend in Utrecht

Its Open Monuments Weekend, which means that about 4000 monuments all over the Netherlands are open to the public for free. Some of the places can be visited year round for a fee and others are private and only viewable for this one weekend. My aunt 

A Day at Plaswijckpark

A Day at Plaswijckpark

There is nothing in the U.S. that is quite like Plaswijckpark. It is part petting zoo, part indoor/outdoor playground with a few rides and a boat tour thrown in. Seriously, its your kids’ perfect day. Coming from the U.S. I’m continually amazed at the sort 

Featured Expat Interview on Expats Blog

Featured Expat Interview on Expats Blog

  My interview with Expats Blog is now online! (Click here to read my interview.) You can read all about my experience of being an expat in the Netherlands. The articles are listed by country, so you can click around and read experiences from expats in any 

(Not So) Wordless Wednesday #5

(Not So) Wordless Wednesday #5

  It is Mostly Wordless Wednesday again. Today’s picture is from this weekend in Maastricht. The weather was crisp, the leaves had turned, and my littlest just wanted to go for a walk.     Linked up with:

Mighty Mug // Review + Give Away

Mighty Mug // Review + Give Away

You know I love my coffee. It is basically a necessity with the boys being on the go from sunup to sundown. With two kids running around and all the travel we do, my coffee gets spilled a lot. The Mighty Mug is designed to