In this episode of House of Peregrine, host Mickelle welcomes Mariska of Mama Dutch, a seasoned traveler and language enthusiast. From her early adventures in the UK, Australia, New Zealand, and Southeast Asia to her time living in Japan, Mariska’s international journey has been fueled by a passion for languages and culture.

Now, through her business Mama Dutch, Mariska offers a gateway for others to explore her beloved language and culture. Join Mariska and Mickelle as they delve into the connection between food, culture, and language, while also addressing the challenges and vulnerabilities of learning a new language as an adult.

Tune in for a rich conversation that celebrates the joys of linguistic exploration and cultural immersion.