Amsterdam - went to see all the tulips at Keukenhof gardens, toured the Anne Frank House and Heineken factory, etc. Amsterdam was the city I loved the most and didn't expect it. So beautiful with the friendliest people! places-i-ve-been

andijvie stamppot met een bal gehakt.

Dutch Meatballs and Gravy. Serve with curly endive mash to get the full Dutch effect and drizzle lots of gravy on top.

Giethoorn, Holland  Cozy homes in this town are only accessible by waterways.

Giethoorn is a village in the Netherlands, dubbed the Dreamhouse "Venice of the North". The village has no motor-able roads, and all transport is done by water over one of the many intersecting canals.

So what does one wear to become queen? In Queen Maxima of the Netherlands’ case, a pale, rose-colored ensemble featuring an oversized bow on one shoulder by Belgian designer Natan on April

Croquette is a small breadcrumbed fried food roll that is extemelly delicious. You can eat is alone, or with mustard or in a bread with mustard.

Dutch Food - Beschuit met muisjes

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".

André Kuipers ~ Dutch astronaute

André Kuipers is an astronaut and physician. He was one of the first Dutch astronauts in space.

HEMA sausage ("HEMA-worst") - All Dutch like them, unless they're vegan/vegetarian. Lol, and even then they smell really good! Ik mis het Hema worstje hier in Amerika!

Haring happen

Haring happen- eating herrings (raw fish) the Dutch way. The meat is actually very soft and tender.we eat it together with chopped onions and other condiments.


Skinny cinnamon toast pancakes from SkinnyMom. Like cinnamon toast crunch except yummier and not processed!

Dutch Food Recipes - Dutch Food - Dutch Recipes

Bruine Bonen met Appels en Spek is a delicious Dutch Food. Learn to cook Dutch Food Recipes and enjoy Traditional Dutch Food.