Monthly Update – October 2018

It’s the last day of October. Which means that the NaNoWriMo madness starts tomorrow. October mostly consisted out of preparations for next month. I finished all blog posts for the rest of the year (!) and outlined several different stories that…

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Monthly Update – September

It was a long month, but we survived the first month of kids going back to school! It was exhausting. I don’t remember it being this tiring last year. Etienne had her birthday party (a roller skating disco party) and…

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Autumn Bucket List

As much as I love the summer, I’m actually kind of looking forward to autumn. I don’t want the weather to cool down, but I want the cosiness that autumn brings with it. The orange and red leaves on the…

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Monthly Update – July 2018

I can’t believe we’re already at the end of July. This month has gone by so fast! The first week of July, I was still with the host family in England. On Saturday morning, I said goodbye to them and…

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Monthly update – June 2018

Another month has gone by, and I only have one more week left before my first year as an au pair is over. June was crazy. I started the month with a juice cleanse after which it didn’t take me long…

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Monthly Update: May 2018

Does anyone even read these updates? May was a weird month, and it was definitely the first month that I really got to experience the workflow of a freelance translator. It’s not like I haven’t had weeks without work before,…

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When Worlds Collide

Last weekend, my dad came over to England to visit me. And that doesn’t happen often. Usually, when family or friends come to visit au pairs, it’s their mums. I was just excited to finally have someone over (it’s taken…

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Summer 2018 Plans and Bucket List

As you may have noticed in my monthly updates, I like making lists of things to do. The weather has finally been getting warmer; we kind of skipped over spring and went straight to summer. It’s only for a few…

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