Culture, Music, YouTube

YouTube | Joy Dunlop – Ma phòsas mi, cha ghabh mi tè mhòr – Horo Gheallaidh, BBC Alba

Music I stumbled upon while I am writing my blog post about my day today in Edinburgh and I like to share this with you meanwhile. Joy Dunlop sings the Gaelic song 'Ma phòsas mi, cha ghabh mi tè mhòr - Horo Gheallaidh, BBC Alba'. Can you guess what it means? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Rp9Wpj5zYSw YouTube Description "Published on… Continue reading YouTube | Joy Dunlop – Ma phòsas mi, cha ghabh mi tè mhòr – Horo Gheallaidh, BBC Alba

Blog, Events

Sunny Sunday in May

It's just a sunny Sunday in May and the upcoming day the weather will be good too in The Netherlands according to the weather forecasts. The last couple of days I have been busy with study, travelling as a little tourist in my own country and family and friends. As well as going to some… Continue reading Sunny Sunday in May

Blog, Lists

2015 Graphically Stats Review

Graphically beautiful statistics At the last day of 2015, I wrote a blog post named '2015 IN A FACTUAL SHORT STORY'. I wrote about myself, the amount of blog posts, the pages, some statistics and finally the goals for 2016. WordPress self has also made a nice statistical overview of my blog and of many… Continue reading 2015 Graphically Stats Review

Award, Blog

Premio Dardos Award

The Premio Dardos Award rules: Include the Premio Dardos Award Picture and the name of the person that nominated you (include a link to their blog) Nominate 15 other blogs and notify them! Thank the blogger who nominated you in your blog and link back. Thanks to Prei from The Precious Life to nominate me for… Continue reading Premio Dardos Award

Blog

Steps of a Bloggingday

Suddenly I have a beautiful sunny day without any specific plans. A perfect day to blog today most of the time. I wrote down the steps that I all belong to blogging. This idea came up when I read the blogpost written by Vivians Vocabulaire about 'De vijf rollen van de blogger' [NL] ('The five roles… Continue reading Steps of a Bloggingday

Award, Blog

The Sisterhood of the World Bloggers Award

Today was just an ordinary weekend day. And suddenly I found this evening in my mailbox a message that I am nominated for this award. Benedicte Aadland nominated me and I am really thankful for it! Also because you made some original questions for me to answer right now. So here it comes [see post]

Blog, Culture

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… Continue reading Writing in two languages | EN – NL

Blog

The Writer’s Block

Everyone has it sometimes. A writer who writes a blog, a student who writes an essay. Though the purposes of those two examples are different, it can be the same person. I am a student who has to write essays for my study and I am that same student who likes to write a blog.… Continue reading The Writer’s Block