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Patriotism and living below sealevel

I entered the socialmedia arena just recently because, being an older white busy professional enjoying my white privileges and thus paying 52% taxes, I had to earn my living to provide for my family, so not much time left to spend on my smartphone to check the media. 670 more words


AeroPress!! My thoughts.

So I have bought an Aeropress some time ago. For everybody that does not know what an Aeropress is, it’s just another way of making coffee. 288 more words


I'm good, thanks

Rehearsal went well yesterday. It was fun, actually stepping into a Dutch home for once. The Dutch are lovely people, but they’ll only invite you to their homes after a long acquaintanceship (much more a ‘I’ll meet you there’ people than a ‘let’s hang here’ people) and showing up unannounced is the height of bad manners. 1,009 more words

Dutch Pancakes

Dutch Pancakes (approximately 640 kcal)

Ingredients (serves one)
125 g flour
250 ml milk
1 medium sized egg
A little salt
7 g butter


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The Wheel before the Horses.

Yesterday I made a sketching journey along the Forth and Clyde canal from the Falkirk Wheel on the west side of the city to the Kelpies and Helix Park on the east side. 746 more words

Somewhere New

I like going to the same places every week. I guess it is because I like familiarity even if I am away from home. So we go to a place for coffee, a place when we want pizza, and a place when we want to go to a park. 131 more words


Schetsen uit het leven in het kinderhuis te Alkmaar in Suriname. P. Legêne (1922)

Lief en leed met onze kleinen : schetsen uit het leven in het kinderhuis te Alkmaar in Suriname. P.M. Legêne. IJmuiden: Van Dorp, 1922.

Het is volgend jaar precies honderd jaar geleden dat in Zeist dit kleine papieren boekje verscheen. 738 more words

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