Easter eggs. I never saw dye for sale. From what I can tell, you buy the eggs already colored. They're painted, rather than dyed.
25 April 2011
South Limburg is the province where I live (similar to a county since the whole country is smaller than a lot of states). The weather has been absolutely beautiful for several weeks. I'm a little concerned that it portends a summer that's warmer than it should but I'll worry about that later. Right now, I'm too busy enjoying it!!
06 April 2011
It's a 2.5 hour train ride to Amsterdam. Not too bad. Amsterdam is a great old city with fabulous architecture and scenery. The main street between the train station and down town is now lined with tacky trinket and sweatshirt shops and trip/ticket sellers which, I suppose was inevitable but it's still a little sad to see them beneath such beautiful buildings. Then again, the sex museum has been there for ages so...
Mmmmm. Cheese! They had at least a dozen different cheeses out for sample and we sampled each one at least three times!!
There's a mole or a snake or a mouse or something that lives out back. The dogs, and Tex especially, are determined to get it. They are constantly pushing around the trash cans looking for it and digging holes (faster than I can fill them in). One day it must have gone under the neighbor's shed. Here's Tex trying to wait it out: