Delft Shoes, In the past the Dutch farmers walked on wooden shoes. Some of them still do that, but nowadays most of the people are wearing normal shoes. Nevertheless, a lot of people still think they are wearing wooden shoes every day.
Dutch tradition: "BESCHUIT MET MUISJES: serving ‘beschuit met muisjes’ (Dutch biscuit with little aniseed balls) to celebrate the birth of a baby. Rose for a girl, blue for a boy." I can get the beschuit here, but my sister has to send me the "muisjes".
The Difference Between Holland and The Netherlands
Holland Vs The Netherlands - though is isn't really flag related, it's helpful geography none the less. And when someone wants a Dutch flag - I can't ever remember it's for the Netherlands! Here is the explaination - hooray!