Maastricht, Puppies, and a Cat

I finally made it to Maastricht. After years living in The Netherlands and with people telling me to go there, I managed to visit once I had moved out of the country. Actually, my inspiration for the trip was to see Dafni and Afroditi (affectionately nicknamed The Puppies despite their protestations) but the fact that [...]


I have some very talented friends

The past few days have been a whirlwind of activity - cliched phrasing, I know, but oh so accurate. I am, once again, in The Netherlands but this time the trip was inspired by a rather special opportunity (that soon blossomed into multiple opportunities)! I flew in late on Thursday as my mother requested I [...]

Reading Week Saw Less Reading than Planned

Okay, actually, I probably got most of what I had planned to do this week done and that which is still to do will most likely be completed on the plane home. I'm writing this at quite the pace while waiting to board so please do excuse any typos and general nonsense. So, if you [...]