Never too old to learn something new: my 86-years old grandpa is learning how to cook

”You’re never too old to learn something new.” A quote that I have heard several times during my life. Sometimes I have to tell it to myself, because even though I am only 24 years old, sometimes I do feel really old. There are moments that I am taken over…

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Easy goat cheese salad

The days are getting warmer and let’s be honest: I definitely don’t feel like cooking once it is warm out. The warmer the weather, the bigger the challenge to prepare a meal. That is the biggest reason for eating a lot of salads during the summer (and I love the…

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northern long-eared owl chicks

The sound of northern long-eared owl chicks  is similar to the sound of an old swing set that needs to be oiled. The first time that I heard the sound, I ended up going outside in the middle of the night. Wondering if there was a small animal that needed…

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Update | I’ve graduated and left for France

It’s been quiet on my blog for a while, because I have been busy finishing up college. And lets be honest, during the intelligent lockdown I did not have a lot of inspiration to write. I’ve spent my time between the four walls of my parents house and because of…

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For grandpa

Every day the RIVM shares the number of people that died within the past 24 hours from corona. More than one hundred people per day, in the Netherlands, lost the fight against this horrible virus. Every day I do realize that there is a life behind every number. Todays numbers…

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