The beauty of the rain

The beauty of the rain

The rainy season in The Netherlands has officially started. Today is the last day of October and this month it has been raining almost every day. I used to be one of the people whose moods were influenced by the weather. Especially when the weather was bad, I was dreaming of moving to a country [...]

The third trimester of pregnancy

The third trimester of pregnancy

Yes, we are almost there! To be honest I didn’t expect to feel much difference right away but the moment I entered the third trimester, I immediately felt that something had changed — suddenly I was playing in the highest league of pregnancy. Welcome back fatigue Compared to the feeling of being invincible during the second trimester, the [...]

The second trimester of pregnancy

The second trimester of pregnancy

Luckily, the second trimester had nothing to do with the struggles and challenges I experienced during the first trimester. On the contrary, I can even proudly admit that I have enjoyed pretty much every single day of it! My belly has been growing with a higher pace and people started noticing that I was pregnant. [...]

My recipe on how to enjoy being sick

My recipe on how to enjoy being sick

Yes, dear, you got that right. In this article, I will share with you how I taught myself to enjoy being sick. You might wonder whether the words “enjoy” and “being sick” can even be used in the same sentence. Well, just keep an open mind and hopefully, by the end of this article, you [...]