the brightness of december

I have always loved this season. The cold winter air, the darkened days and streets, filled with bright lights. The songs, the candles, our Dutch Sinterklaas tradition, all those eyes shimmering, family and friends brought together. The cozy homes full of love and merry-ness, cracking records playing soft Christmas songs and fresh baked goods right out of … Continue reading the brightness of december

america part one: seattle, portland, the redwoods & san francisco

We started planning months ahead. The idea of going to America came really sudden. I mean, I've been wanting it my entire life, but now it just seemed time to go. Because why not? Twenty-five seems an excellent age for the ultimate road trip, right? Besides that, being child-less, not being able to work anyway … Continue reading america part one: seattle, portland, the redwoods & san francisco