Entries by AWCA Web Manager

Applying the Lessons Learned from our Mothers

By Meredith Mani These days, everyone is trying to stretch the supplies they have on hand. People are baking their own bread, looking online for recipes that use canned goods, and finding hacks to get around missing ingredients like yeast. The Greatest Generation — the one of our mothers, grandmothers and great grandmothers — pioneered […]

Your Local Food Delivery List

As part of the AWCA's efforts to encourage physical distancing, flattening the curve, and staying safe and healthy, we are sharing our favorite local food and grocery ordering resources. We have a Google form where you can submit your best ideas, and an always up-to-date list of those responses. Don't forget our Benefit Partners and […]

D E S I G N details: Iris van Herpen

by Sherrie Zwail Enderman, SZIdesign Over the years, there have been only a few world-renowned Dutch fashion designers. Not many reach Paris, Japan and New York. But in recent years a true star has emerged on the scene, and it is none other than Iris van Herpen.  Iris van Herpen is a Dutch fashion designer who […]

D E S I G N details: Levenslicht

by Sherrie Zwail Enderman, SZIdesign As some of you may know, design is my passion and I couldn’t be happier about living in the Netherlands, where the local design is constantly inspiring me. I am excited to introduce you to creative and inspiring design, designers, projects, trends and exhibits right here in our backyard.  I first […]

Looking for a Book Club?

by Catie Mohin Greetings, fellow readers and book lovers! Are you new to the AWCA, or have you been thinking about finding a book club? Well, here are some timely tips for you! AWCA currently has three book clubs: the Haarlem Book Club, the Evening Book Club and the Afternoon Book Club. Obvious names, right?! […]

How to Find Fine Dining (on a Budget)

By Marcie Asplin Tulip Talk Editor Who doesn’t appreciate the finer things in life? Although they often come with a hefty price tag, but they don’t have to. Fine dining is one of those categories. Yes, it’s January, and you might be starting New Year’s resolutions or detoxing, so just file this info away for […]

Member Travel Tips: Berlin

AWCA members are an adventurous bunch! Many of us are frequent and enthusiastic travelers, so this new series aims to share travel tips each month. Each recommendation below comes from the real-life experiences of people you know and trust. Do you have suggestions for our members? Please fill out our short survey. This month's destination […]

Member Travel Tips: Maastricht

AWCA members are an adventurous bunch! Many of us are frequent and enthusiastic travelers, so this new series aims to share travel tips each month. Each recommendation below comes from the real-life experiences of people you know and trust. Do you have suggestions for our members? Please fill out our short survey. This month's destination […]

Member Travel Tips: Venice

AWCA members are an adventurous bunch! Many of us are frequent and enthusiastic travelers, so this new series aims to share travel tips each month. Each recommendation below comes from the real-life experiences of people you know and trust. Do you have suggestions for our members? Please fill out our short survey. This month's destination […]