I normally carry my mobile phone or the tiny Canon Ixus 1000 HS camera with me, so I can capture something interesting while I am out and about. I saw a really nice sunset during a weekend drive in March and had to pull over to capture the scene. It […]
Life in Holland
Today is Queen’s day, or Koninginnedag in Dutch and it is a national holiday in the Netherlands. On this day the Dutch people celebrate the birthday of the Queen of the Netherlands. Even though April 30 is actually the birthday of Queen Juliana (the mother of Queen Beatrix), and Queen […]
Various narcissus flowers, growing along the walking path, not too far from the cherry blossom.
I woke up a something white on the ground yesterday morning. This is the third time we are getting decent snow but not enough for me to shovel the balcony. Since I came back from Laos, I had to shovel the snow once and it was a good exercise to […]
This morning, I woke up to a cold and wet day. I’ve not seen the sun yet and with a couple of hours left before the sun (wherever it is) starts to set. Last Thursday, there was a bit of the sun smiling here and there and by 16:00 hour […]