Christmas everyday

Only a few days after I finished my my latest article about soap – in which I happened to mention the word ‘poo’, someone told me a funny story about poo. No worries, it is only about potty training. Did I ever tell you an indecent story? Continue reading

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Squeaky clean

The front of my shirt is covered in white stuff, as if I have been scratching my beard and dandruff fell out. I was only eating rice crackers. Continue reading

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69 – Cannobio

Sent by: Sofia;
Location: Cannobio, Italy;
Date: January 4, 2016.

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Thin walls

The house next door is sold, and it took the new neighbour only two weeks to renovate and decorate with the slightest bit of noise. Lucky me.
And she has cats. Lucky her.  Continue reading

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Little Angela Merkel Al Ali

The first school I went to was a Christian school, it was called The Rainbow. I have fond memories of the place, I felt safe and happy there. Continue reading

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ExSTRAVAganza

A few times a week my partner is out and about, he goes either running or cycling.
You can call me many things, but you would hardly mistake me for Sporty Spice. Most of you know that I am on the sofa for the biggest part of the day. Nevertheless I have another way to sum up some miles, I knit. Seriously, the yarn for a single sock is about 400 meters (438 yards) long, mind you. Continue reading

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Chatting, laughing and drinking beer

On a beautiful summer evening my boyfriend and I decided to go to Schiphol Amsterdam Airport to see planes and have a drink. I remember it was shortly after I got my driver’s license so this was in another millennium.
As it turned out, while watching arriving and departing planes from a nice view at the restaurant on the top of the building, something entirely different would get our attention. Continue reading

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Pet power

Being a crazy cat lady, I am happy with the cat that frequently visits our garden. He (or perhaps she) can be found snoozing under the garden table or near the window, or drinking from the bird bath. When we meet outside, het lets me stroke him and scratch him behind his ears.
I remember that stroking your pet might have a powerful effect on your immune or cardiovascular system. This is also known as ‘pet power’, just search the internet for ‘stroking pets and blood pressure’ and you can find out all about it. Now, wouldn’t that be something?! Continue reading

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68 – Berlin Wall

Sent by: Joeri;
Location: Berlin, Germany;
Date: July 12, 2015.

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67 – Bellevue Station

Sent by: Joeri;
Location: Berlin, Germany;
Date: July 11, 2015.

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