So often, I found myself saying or thinking: “She doesn’t do this or that, she’s multilingual”. When asked whether K. already says something, I sometimes have to reply: “No”. And I am very tempted to add: “She’s multilingual, you know”.
About Olga Mecking
My name is Olga. I am a Polish woman, living in the Netherlands with her German husband and 3 trilingual children. I give insights into my life as an expat in the Netherlands, and share all the things I’ve learned so far on my blog The European Mama.
Entries by Olga Mecking
My obsession with this dessert began many years ago. I was still living in Warsaw and we had this cafe where my mother, brother and me would have breakfast together. Said breakfast consisted of a glass of orange juice, a pot of tea (oh how I miss tea served in a pot in the Netherlands!) […]
To provide a little background for this post, the Consultatiebureau, also known as CB, is a place where parents bring their children in for baby well check ups. Babies are weighted, measured and vaccinated. Parents get advice on parenting, feeding and – in theory – get referred to specialists should problems occur. It is all […]