Browsing Tag: go out

UIT TIP OBA | UrbanMoms.nl

OBA, A GREAT ACTIVITY TO COME THROUGH THE RAINY DAYS! by guest blogger Myra

Let me introduce myself; my name is Myra, I’m a lawyer and mother of twe sons Just (3) and Quinten (1,5). I live in Amsterdam, with my boyfriend and two kids. Regularly I go out with the boys on friday, my day off. Of course my boys are super sweet ;) but also real boys who make a lot of noice, knocking over things, making a mess and want to run around. So you can assume that wherever I’m going and whatever I’m doing is in any case “kids proof”! It is autumn again and so we need to find activities to come through the rainy days. One of my favorites is the OBA on Oosterdokskade, the headquarters of the Amsterdam Public Library. (more…)

UIT TIP: Speelnatuur Tiengemeten | UrbanMoms.nl

UITTIP: RAVOTTEN OP NATUUREILAND TIENGEMETEN -tried & tested-

Two weeks ago, Natuurmonumenten sent me three tickets for Tiengemeten. This is a nature-island under the smoke of Rotterdam with -among other things- a nature playground especially for kids. But is this our -well, my- thing, I wondered. Natuurmonumenten still has a dusty image and is that a go-out tip I want to share with you guys on UrbanMoms.nl? But as genuine city people we get to see way too little nature -apart from ‘Kralingse Bos’, so the decision was made quickly: LET’S GO. And what a good choice! (more…)