I created this blog to document my personal experience with the compulsory integration courses for import brides like me. Now the compulsory part is over, I'm busy getting on with integrating properly...
The Holland Bureau's central theme is the presence of the Netherlands in all things global, from financial regulation to climate change and Nato. You name it, the Dutch are there, and they are involved.
Stuff Dutch People Like is a study of all things orange. It investigates and highlights the idiosyncrasies of the Dutch culture and their uncanny ability to talk on a mobile phone, while carrying 2.5 children, 6 bags of groceries, a television set, and a mattress balanced on a gear-less bicycle.
Nandini Bedi was born into a warrior caste and carries a sword in her handbag (unless boarding an airplane). She learned (over time) that chocolate on bread is delicious, in a place where wind should be taught only to blow through windmills.