Caerlaverock Castle – Scotland’s fascinating medieval fortress

Caerlaverock Castle – Scotland’s fascinating medieval fortress

Summer is here and what better way to spend a sunny day then to be out and about exploring and learning. Today’s location is Caerlaverock Castle, one of Scotland’s fascinating medieval fortresses. Caerlaverock Castle was built to control the waters of Solway Firth, the southwest entrance to Scotland. Its triangular shape is unique among British castles. […]

From Turkish Tulip to Dutch Icon

From Turkish Tulip to Dutch Icon

As I’m born and raised in the Netherlands, so it is no surprise there had to come a post about tulips at some point…. As the tulip is known worldwide to be closely related to the Netherlands…. Just like wooden shoes (no we don’t all wear them everyday) and windmills (don’t ask…we live in normal houses) […]

The Charm of The Lambs

The Charm of The Lambs

A big signal the end of Winter is in sight. The fields all around start to get populated by the newborn lambs already. Little, curious, unsteady on their feet and enlightening the views as the days slowly, but surely, start to get longer and warmer. Even on cold, dull, damp February mornings amongst the showers, […]

White Chocolate Raspberry Kiss

White Chocolate Raspberry Kiss

A few months ago we shared with you ‘The Chocolate Waterfall‘ cocktail by Cheri Loughlin, and created a great response from you all. Well, with chocolate, alcohol, coffee wonderfully mixed with other lovely ingredients, in a special way it of course led to many of you trying it out yourselves. We invited Cheri here to […]

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