dinsdag 19 september 2017

for jonas

Jonas turned two today. He was so happy with his visitors, the presents
and his pancakes!
One year ago.
Two years ago.
Time is flying!

dinsdag 12 september 2017


Some pictures from the last days of holiday, when we went to my dad's 

maandag 11 september 2017

wedding (gifts)

Some pictures from the wedding day.
- the dance floor before the party, populair by the children (3)
- delicious dessert made by Brood en Bloemen. (5)

Some Japanese wedding gifts (from people who know how much I love 
- Japanese ceramics for Jonas (1)
- Japanese towel for bath and spa (4)
- Mt. Fuji diy (6)
- Japanese ceramic plate (7)

vrijdag 8 september 2017


I have been out for a long time... 
First there was no time because of the wedding preparations,
then no time because of the "clean up" and 
last week too busy with the start of the new school year.
But I'm really happy to be back, I missed blogging so much!

dinsdag 15 augustus 2017

catching the light

Last weekend we started cleaning up the barn. We planned the dancing
party of our wedding at that location. There is still a lot of work to do...

donderdag 10 augustus 2017

vrijdag 4 augustus 2017

our residence in vilnius

We are going to a wedding in Vilnius, on Saturday. 
During three days, we are staying in an appartement on the tenth floor. 
I love this place! A stunning view, minimalistic furniture 
and a beautiful color palet.


On our way from Warsaw to Vilnius we had a short pick-nick in Wigierski 
What a beautiful place, I wish we could have stayed longer!
Once I come back with JJ and our two boys, to sail wth a canoe
on the lakes, listen to the crane birds and discover the woods of 

dinsdag 25 juli 2017


Jonas went for three days to his cousin. It's quite in our house, without
I' have my hands free to do the household, some cluttering and I'm
organising our wedding with is already in one month...

woensdag 19 juli 2017

new adventures

We arrived in Schokkerhaven for a midweek holiday. 
Jonas was so exited about the boat and the location that he didn't 
get tired until it was really late. In the end, he fel asleep at ten 
I have to admit that I'm a bit stressed about the water and Jonas, 
who doesn't see any danger at all. 
Tomorrow he is wearing a life jacket when walking on and around 
the boat!

zondag 9 juli 2017

building castles

We had a great weekend at the seaside. Today we build a castle in the 
So much work, before the sea destroys everything. But it's the pleasure 
of making, the pleasure of watching what happens when the sea is 
It made me think of the Tibetan Buddhist tradition of sand mandala's 
which symbolise the Buddhist belief in the transitory nature of material