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What I’ve been up to


My week of from work is almost over. Tomorrow the daily grind begins again. But I've had a very good and productive week. I didn't get to celebrate carnaval after all, or make pictures of other people celebrating. My back and neck just wouldn't … [Continue reading...]

Carnaval. And finally you get to see some photographs of me


Feel free to download this picture and use it in your artwork. And if you do I would love it if you’d show it to me. Tomorrow is the official start of Carnaval. The big celebration before lent. For three days everyone can forget all their worries, … [Continue reading...]

February, the month of love


In honor of February the month of Valentine, I had to photograph LOVE for my photography course. And I must admit I cheated a bit. A few months ago (before I started my photo lessons) I took a snapshot of one of my friends with her baby girl. To me … [Continue reading...]



Until this year I never cared for Valentines day. I thought, still do actually, that it is a commercialized day that the retail industry forces on us. But I must admit I do like all the fluff that goes with it. The little hearts, roses and of … [Continue reading...]

Inspirational movies


Some movies I can watch over and over. Usually because I mainly watch them for the beautiful dresses. These are a few of my favorites. Of course there are the three Sissi movies with the fabulous Romy Schneider. Was there ever a more beautiful … [Continue reading...]

Photo assignment


In January I had to do another photo assignment for my photo course.We had to make a series about four related 'things'.I decided to include all four items in one photograph (my teacher was very surprised by this plan).This is the photo I have handed … [Continue reading...]

New year, new beginnings


Hello to you all, let me begin by wishing you all a very happy 2009, may all your dreams come true. I had a wonderful Christmas holiday. Of course I had a ton of things planned but spent most of my time just hanging with My Love. He decided to take … [Continue reading...]

Merry Christmas to you all!

easy Christmas decorating idea for table with glass candles

  Glass & Mirrors Table Decoration for Christmas     Only two more nights and it will be Christmas morning. I wish you all a peaceful Christmas with lots of love, laughter and fun.   Enjoy the Christmas break! The new year … [Continue reading...]

Oh please help me, I found yet another hobby!


For some time now I have been admiring all those beautiful colllage arts I see on many blogs. So slowly I started to collect some materials. Some sheet music, old books, inks, stamps, vintage cards. And then these past weeks I started to … [Continue reading...]