#2119 – Where Was My Spring?

ENGLISH Now that it is June already, this means that we in the Netherlands have pretty much entered Summer this year. This would imply that we have just passed Spring, my favorite season of the four. However to be honest, this year has been quite unusual because … it feels like Spring did not happen…

#2074 – “Warm” Temperature and A Power Bank

ENGLISH Warm, because of the cold! You know, last week the Netherlands was hit by the Beast from the East where, at one point, the real feel of the temperature was –20°C. In short, it was really, really cold, haha. However, since last week’s Sunday, thankfully the temperature has started to go back to normal;…

#2072 – The Beast from the East

ENGLISH I have mentioned it a little bit last week that it was extremely cold in Europe. This was caused by what was dubbed as the “Beast from the East”, or locally known as the “Siberian Bear” in the Netherlands, where cold air from Western Russia was “pushed” towards Europe. And by cold, it was…

#2069 – Hello, March

ENGLISH So here we are now, already two months into the year of 2018. Here are some stories from my February. February Generally, February is the coldest month of the year in the Netherlands; and this was indeed also the case this year, especially in the last week or so. However, surprisingly the weather was…