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Pete and Repeat - The Amsterdam Version

It is no secret that I love Holland. Always did.

I lived in Zwolle for a year on a Rotary Exchange. I went to school  where I was placed in Grade 1 for Dutch class and Grade 12 for English class. 202 more words


Pampering Session

I personally think it’s very important to have some me-time every once in a while, just to relax and release all the stress. Just for a few moments I can let go of everything and everyone around me and focus on myself. 377 more words


Let's brunch at Bakers & Roasters

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Bakers & Roasters

In Montréal we have this thing with brunch places! On Saturdays and Sundays it is very normal to see huge line ups outside those kind of restaurants. 278 more words


Two Months Down!

The past two months have flown by! After all of the heartache, stress, and anxiety of moving, I finally feel like we are settling in. 878 more words


Amsterdam: Beyond the clouds of marajuana haze and rows of scantily clad women, you’ll find the true essence of a centuries old city. A city that is as accepting as it is welcoming with more museums per capita than any other in the world. 381 more words

Solo Female Travel

Hayseed Dixie at Amsterdam Paradiso

I’m something of an awkward bugger when it comes to concerts. Having worked in a venue (Wolverhampton Civic Hall) and also being a person who likes to hear the vocal at a concert, rather than getting caught up with the whole “I don’t care what it sounds like I’m just happy to be here” piffle that seems to be acceptable behaviour these days, I always arrive at venues sceptical as to what it is which I will encounter. 491 more words

The Six-Month Evolution

The six-month mark has been our biggest baby milestone to date. Not just because of the age – but because of the pace of developments …  497 more words

Baby Brain