The day we landed at Schiphol, we saw Umbrella Carpet 2 made from 6,000 cocktail umbrellas at the Dream Out Loud exhibition at the Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam. It’s one of the creations of the Dutch Collective We Make Carpets. Wim and I, we dreamt out loud. We decided to move back to the Netherlands after living in New Zealand for 9 years. We decided on 17 September 2016, we landed in the Lowlands on 30 November 2016. We are still finding our feet — that is what this blog is about.