Happenings (Or: On other dutch blog posts)

I am tempted to put a “counter” on the top of each blog post, similar to the ones you see at the “Looking Overseas for the American Dream” blog.

Number of days I have studied Dutch: 3

(See? If it’s anything like this blog, that means I will never go a day without studying Dutch. When I first started this blog, I never thought I would go post every single day. But then it gets into my routine, and good luck getting it out again.)

Speaking of blogs, here are some blog posts that I have found interesting lately (note: just a sampling).

1. Six Degrees of Separation, by Journalist on the Run

Guy loses camera while vacationing in Europe. Another person finds camera. Posts pictures to Facebook. Lots and lots of people share said pictures in hopes that the original guy sees it. Guy is found. – That post inspired my blog post.

2. Dutch for Dummies: Or how I am going to bump up my Dutch a level or two this summer, by a Georgia Peach Abroad

Ah, the joy of inburgeringAnd getting screwed out of getting a good class so you have to work three times as hard to keep up. If you are an expat (or a native Dutchie) with advice feel free to stop by her blog.

3. In Praise of Ceramics, by A Flamingo In Utrecht

I liked the artwork and the poem. Partially because I could translate about half of it.

Hey, it’s progress!

4. The Why & How of Pet Microchipping, by June in Holland

All the little things you need to think about before you move to the Netherlands – you musn’t forget about the pets. Here is a bonus post about finding an airline that allows you to have two cats in the cabin. Otherwise one of them would have to go into the cargo hold…

5. Pool Time, by Adriana Hartley

About a month to go before her family moves to the Netherlands. This post talks about a going away party with the extended family before you move.

There are more, but that is for another day. Otherwise I will be avoiding the Dutch studying counter above!

Advertisements
Categories: Daily Dutch living | Tags: | 2 Comments

Post navigation

2 thoughts on “Happenings (Or: On other dutch blog posts)

  1. Thanks for linking to my post!

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Create a free website or blog at WordPress.com.

Invading Holland

The story of an accident prone Englishman living in The Netherlands.

100Words

the adventures of an American living with a Dutchie

Fauzia's blog

The way I see it

Eers

I'm a girl. I bake stuff. I take pictures of cats. I sell books. And I write nonsense. Welcome to my world.

Maria Victoria Smith

The many opinions of a British girl with a Dutch obsession

Expat Since Birth

a blog by a plurilingual expat-since-birth, linguist, researcher, mum of three, living in the Netherlands and writing about bilingualism, multiculturalism, parenting abroad, international life...

A Flamingo in Italy

Exploring the art, culture, food and more of Italy in general, and Bologna in particular

Roselinde on the Road

Exploring the world to find new perspectives

blewbird

tussen de randstad en de zee

%d bloggers like this: