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Pictures from Tante Dini (Martha Ewoldine (Pauw) Saathoff) folder.

Martha Ewoldine (Pauw) Saathoff.

Wordless Wednesday

52 Documents in 52 Weeks #40 - Tietje Westra's Passenger Manifest

Persons of Interest: Tietje (Tuinstra) Westra and husband Herman Westra
Relationship: Wife of grand uncle and grand uncle

Source Citation: “New York, Passenger Lists,1820-1957,” digital image, … 2,596 more words

Westra

How can we fight maternal deaths?

Analysis: MUMBA MWANSA

RECENTLY, the Zambia Daily Mail family lost one of its sub-editors to the cold hands of death. Sitembile Siwawa-Zulu’s sudden death two days after delivering a healthy baby girl sparked so much debate and campaigns on social media. 718 more words

Fight Maternal Deaths

Wordless Wednesday

Pictures from Tante Dini (Martha Ewoldine (Pauw) Saathoff) folder. Ewold Pauw, Dini’s father.

Wordless Wednesday

I swear I was born broody..

Seeing him with one, makes me want one even more.. I’m not even over exggerating here, I am sure I was born broody.. I was always that kid that wanted to play mums and dads, and secretly kept my dolls until I was way past the age you usually did, just because I loved dressing them up and acting like a ‘mummy’. 282 more words

Wordless Wednesday

Pictures from Tante Dini (Martha Ewoldine (Pauw) Saathoff) folder.

Wordless Wednesday

Circles

My mother in law says it is also in the other breast. Our delusions of in situ hiccups, an embarrassing inconvenience before vacation, dashed. She wonders about my marriage, the kids, her voice bloated with memory, her own buried ache. 113 more words