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Playing around

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This weekend I have had lots of fun playing around with some of my recent purchases. Come and look at how I have fun.Afgelopen weekend heb ik me heerlijk geamuseerd met het spelen met mijn nieuwe aanwinsten. Geniet maar even mee. At Ikea I bought … [Continue reading...]

Home alone

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Home alone and don’t feel like cooking. Life is good.   … [Continue reading...]

Finally some me time

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I have been so busy lately that I didn’t feel I was living, but instead it felt more as if I was being lived. But today I decided that enough is enough I wanted to do something just for me again. And of course that meant I spent some serious … [Continue reading...]

My new craft room

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Wow, I didn’t blog for a long time. It was a totally unexpected blog break and completely due to the fact I was too busy running around, going up and down stairs and carrying stuff here, there and back, to sit down and try to write anything.Hallo, ik … [Continue reading...]

And the winner is…….

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Here is the result of my first giveaway. It was great fun to participate in Kim’s 3d Mai Cottage Charm giveaway and I am so happy that so many people visited my blog and entered my surprise ‘blind date’ gift drawing. I used a  number generator to … [Continue reading...]

Beautiful Barcelona

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While you all were signing up for my giveaway, we were enjoying the sun in Spain. We are back from a few days in beautiful Barcelona in Spain. A couple of weeks ago I was invited to speak at a small conference held last Thursday by the University of … [Continue reading...]

I never thought I’d make it

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  This is it!! I have reached 100. Who would have thought that when I started a blog a little over a year ago. NOT ME! But here I am, writing my centennial blog entry. Reaching this milestone made me think about this blogging year and all … [Continue reading...]

What I have learned

The past three weekends (and a few more yet to come) have been dedicated completely to clearing out my in-laws house. Three generations have lived and died in that house, all of them leaving a heritage of stuff behind. We have filled three dumpsters … [Continue reading...]

Always better on Mondays

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My ankle is healing nicely. Thank you so much for all your lovely caring comments, they meant so much to me. Being forced to slow down is a total mood killer. On normal working days I long for the opportunity to nest on my couch with a pot of hot … [Continue reading...]