March Review

March has been my best month so far (yeeey!), so I am looking for ways to improve and do even better. What did you like about the posts last month? What didn’t you like? I would love to get some feedback. Thank you!

Holy Not-so-Cakey Day

Again, I have skipped making a cake this week-end (bad, bad me). On a normal Easter week-end, I would be making cozonac, a traditional cake that takes hours to make. Given that this is only worth the time if there are many people eating it, or if you are happy for you and those in…

February Review

Boy, am I late with this! Either way, I would love to get some feedback on how February has gone in terms of posts, what you liked and didn’t like, what you think is missing or isn’t enough of, etc. Thank you!    

The Brutal and the Pacifist: Two Pieces in the Same Puzzle

As a parent, you are faced way more than you would have liked with a difficult challenge. This is also not something that anyone really prepares you for, despite the unimaginable abundance of books, websites, blogs, etc. about parenting. What do you do when at least one of your kids is sick? This will happen…

Time Travel (or sort of)

I mentioned elsewhere that we had somewhat of a Holy Cake Week-end, instead of a day, and I wanted to share some bright things about it, not just the horrors. The best thing about travelling, for me, is that time gets a new dimension. It never really passes at the same rate as it does…

Hai-hui on My Bakfiets

Before you say anything about how strange the title is, please bear in mind that this is my linguistic reality every single day. Romanian, English, Dutch. No day goes by without me having to use all 3 of them, and they have started to mix together in one single conglomerate that my brain uses as…