Water, water everywhere and not a drop to drink

Interesting Dutch Fact #1: water is not free in restaurants, not even tap water, and I can only remember seeing water fountains in museums...if at all....more

A Fish Out of Water

I am officially a fish out of water. I have held this status for officially 1 year and 3 months, and approximately one fourth of this time I have spent floundering around- flipping and flopping- and gasping for the air of relative normalcy. Thankfully, the rest of the time I felt home enough- none of the small fish in a big pond/big fish in a small pond syndrome- simply myself. ...more