Walking home

In the city I’m living, Rotterdam, I walk and cycle a lot. Sometimes partly guided by the public transport like the tram, the metro or the bus. Or by bikeshops. Just to take a look through the window and search with my eyes for the little hidden beauty of cycling kits, accessories, bikes and so […]

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Reading while traveling

There are several good apps to keep track of books you have read, to-do lists and just apps to read books on your device. But which one to use while traveling? I have an iPod Touch (yes, the thirst of the 3rd generation!), an e-reader (Kobo Aura) and work on a laptop/computer. But what when […]

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Piet Römer | A life in Stories – Peter Römer

[NL-EN] Mijn boek beoordeling van “Piet Römer – Een leven in verhalen” geschreven door Peter Römer.
[EN] My book review of “Piet Römer – A Life in Stories” written by Peter Römer.

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Goodreads 2015 Reading Challenge

Hi readers! Since a few months I am a member of Goodreads, the social media website where you can list the books you have read. Where you can find inspiration to read other books and which ones, Where you can find other booklovers and it has a big book database! Goodreads is bought by Amazon […]

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The Easter Dinner Recipe of 2015

[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 – […]

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Writing in two languages | EN – NL

[EN – NL below read more tag] Hi readers! I found out that I sometimes find it easier to write just in Dutch. Recipes are sometimes complicated: other names for the ingredients and another measures of units and so on. My monthly challenges I will therefore now largely only bilingual writing. Also, since my reviews […]

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Watches

When I started with Pinterest, one of my first boards was the board about watches. Watches are easy to categorize, everything with an hourwork that you can wear around you wrist with exception a pocketwatch, that belongs also to this category. All those watches inspired me and when I finished my study I would like […]

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Scoubidou

Do you remember the time that you made keychains with scoubidou strings? Ten years ago it became very popular again, during the summer of 2004 it was suddenly a trend, bringing scoubidou with you on holiday. Sitting in the back of the car, hours driving to the holiday destination. It was oké because we had […]

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The Imitation Game (2014)

In my view… An historic true film about the World War II, but a different one than you mostly expect when somebody says: a film about the World War II. Most of the times you expect fighting soldiers, the smoke of the guns, the huge tanks in the narrow streets of the old towns, bunkers, […]

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