Water in the Netherlands? There is always enough or not?

Water in the Netherlands. As a little girl, it was so normal to have water everywhere around our house. In the village, I grew up every street had its own ditch. And we lived closed to a large river, called “de Lek”.  As the seasons went there was always...

Gardening in the Netherlands – my own experiences

Hot weather This week in Eindhoven it is more than 35 degrees Celsius during the days and above 20 degrees at night. We even slept in our back garden this week, just to cool down a bit. Which worked! Although it’s too hot to be in the garden in the afternoons, I...