I am an American who now lives in Amsterdam with my partner Shannon and work as Global Head of Design Systems for Philips Design.

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I’m getting used to riding on windy days, but it’s demoralizing when a wind turbine turns to look directly at me.

7 hours of sunlight in winter, 16 in summer. Living this far north really makes the seasons noticeable.