Tag Archives: Halloween

Adaptation

  I have written before about juggling two cultures and all the traditions and holidays that come with that. Fourteen years in I feel like I am starting to get the hang of it. Halloween was the first big US … Continue reading

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And this year we had…

Luke Skywalker Yoda and…A Pumpkin! I know, you were thinking it was going to be Princess Leia.  We were too.  Until two days ago.  It was all very dramatic and difficult.  Our daughter has a mind of her own, I … Continue reading

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Happy Halloween!

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Happy Halloween

Presenting ninja, flower fairy and baby cat.  The kids are off roaming the neighborhood with Maarten now, so thrilled to be out at dusk, as night falls.  Later they’ll come home and dump their bags out on the floor and … Continue reading

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Halloween Wrap-up

So here they are: This one just kills me… we told Noa to turn and look over her shoulder so that we could see her tail.  I showed her how, and Mylo had it down pat long before Noa understood … Continue reading

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Happy Halloween

The kids are thrilled to be celebrating a real Halloween for the first time this year.  We have always carved pumpkins in the Netherlands, and last year I put on a real little party for Maarten’s family, but they’ve never gone … Continue reading

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What’s that?

Happy Halloween! Last week I said to Sam oooh, it’s almost Halloween!  We have to get our pumpkins! And Sam said what’s Halloween? I guess there isn’t as much to remember when you are five years old and you don’t get … Continue reading

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