Genealogy: Friesland, Netherlands

My mother's ancestors came from Terschelling Island as well as other locations in Friesland.
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Terschelling West Lighthouse - Friesland, Netherlands

Terschelling West Lighthouse - Friesland, Netherlands ☆☆☆☆☆ In 2 weeks we will be there again!

hagelslag, chocolate for on a sandwich, typical Dutch food.Our grandchildren love this on buttered bread. Also the pink and orange fruit flavored hail.

hagelslag, chocolate for on a sandwich, typical Dutch food.Our grandchildren love this on buttered bread. Also the pink and orange fruit flavored hail.

Nice card showing the traditional costumes of the province Friesland in the north of the Netherlands #Friesland

Nice card showing the traditional costumes of the province Friesland in the north of the Netherlands

Terschelling

Terschelling, an West Frisian island full off vibrancy, history, culture, festivals and nature.

Nagelkaas (cheese seasoned with cloves or caraway seed or both) is typical as are Friese kruidkoek (Frisian ginger cake), oranjekoek (orange cake), Fryske dúmkes (Frisian thumbs) and sûkerbôle (sugar bread).

Nagelkaas (cheese seasoned with cloves or caraway seed or both) is typical as are Friese kruidkoek (Frisian ginger cake), oranjekoek (orange cake), Fryske dúmkes (Frisian thumbs) and sûkerbôle (sugar bread).

Nederlandse keuken: Fryske Sûkerbôle (suikerbrood) streekgerecht uit Friesland. That looks so yummy, my Frisian ancestry is definitely all about sweets!

Fryske Sûkerbôle (Frisian Sugar Loaf) cups of flour stick of butter, pinch of salt cup of warm milk 1 tsp of dry active yeast 3 T of ginger syrup* 2 eggs 1 T of ground cinnamon cup of cubes plus 1 T,

Anthem of Friesland (Netherlands)

"De âlde Friezen" (West Frisian for "The Old Frisians") is the anthem of the Friesland province of the Netherlands. Lyrics by Eeltsje Halbertsma / Jacobus va.

Sailing ship - Makkum, Friesland, Netherlands

Sailing ship - Makkum, Friesland, Netherlands by jeanie

Salvia 'East Friesland'

Another of the hardy, eye-catching blue perennial sages: Salvia 'East Friesland'. Great for sunny gardens and showing up against bright colors.

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