A new update of my student life Life It has been a very busy and alternating week. The month june is nearly at it's end but a few more days left and I hope those days will be sunny! The past couple of days before the weekend, the weather was stormy. Full of thunders and… Continue reading Alternating June of 2016
Today at the end of my exam week, I did some cultural discovery in my hometown Rotterdam. I have climbed the stairs! It takes 140 steps on the partly wooden staircase to reach the top of the 'Groothandels Gebouw'. A famous old gigantic trade building where during the reconstruction of Rotterdam, much trade occurred. https://www.instagram.com/p/BGw8ytSni9u/?taken-by=sophie.vda… Continue reading The Stairs of Rotterdam
Today is a yearly special day. The 4th of May is also known as 'Remembrance of the Dead' day. In The Netherlands we call it the 'Dodenherdenking'. The moment when we are all, on 20:00 (Dutch time) sharp, silent for two minutes. It is not exactly the same as 'Remembrance Day' or 'Poppy Day' because… Continue reading Remembrance of the Dead 2016
Exactly three years ago was the last Queen's Day as an official national celebration day in The Netherlands. And I have written a blog post about it that I like to share with you here as well.* *At that time I had another website, I thought I was improving from Blogspot to Google Sites. And… Continue reading The last Queen’s Day
Holiday events in Rotterdam. The 10 reasons from Rotterdam Festivals to visit Rotterdam.
Today it's my birthday! Have a nice evening! Celebration greetings by Sophie
The autum holiday. One week full of traveling, family, friends, bikes and blogging. Do you have this little one-week holiday too? Greetings by Sophie
"Reasons to be cheerful!" The Poetry International Festival Rotterdam @poetry_int #pifr bookbundle with all the poets and a lovely cahier. You can get one at our bookstand! 📚 Come take a look and come listen to the poets poems presentations in Rotterdam!
[EN – NL below read more tag] For Easter dinner this year, I have compiled the following from several small recipes: [gr = grams] [st = pieces] [el = tablespoon] The appetizer consists of: - Raw beetroot [500g] - Leaf parsley [10 sts] - lemon juice - olive oil - Sea salt & pepper -… Continue reading The Easter Dinner Recipe of 2015
https://www.pinterest.com/savandenakker/christmas/ It is Christmas Eve so my first post about one of my Pinterestboards will be about my board named 'Christmas'. What I question is what do I put on that board? It is not as easy as a category like candles for example (which I don't have yet, new idea). I have got many… Continue reading Christmas