On 14 of May I went to a Fair in Odijk – the town where I live. It is a Fair that always will be held during Ascension Day. This was the first time I came here since I’m living here in 2009. I thought it wasn’t for me, but after all I loved it very much. … More Fair in Odijk 2015
I asked you twice about asking me questions, because it was my birthday. It was sad to realise nobody was interested in asking me any questions. I will give myself feedback why it came that far. I thought to give you more time, but nobody asked me any questions. So, this will be the last … More Questions about me
Last Sunday it was Mother’s Day!! But in the morning my two eldest daughters made breakfast and brought it upstairs, so I can eat it while sitting on bed. That was so sweet of them! They were asking me if I wanted that two days before, but some children forget it when the day arrived! But they didn’t! … More My Mother’s Day
Last Saturday I went to the market in Utrecht with Wigard and our daughters. We had such fun! When you walk from Hoog Catharine and the Train Station through V&D (Rijnkade 5, Utrecht) downstairs, you directly see the market – in the centre near TivoliVredenburg – which will be held on each Saturday. We walked on the … More Day at the market – Utrecht
From 1 May until 4 May I have been to a family weekend of the aunt and uncle of Wigard. The reason we gathered together was because they are married for 40 years! I hope I will be married that long. We went to Vaals – in the province Limburg. There were so many hills! … More Family weekend in Vaals
It is more than one week ago, but still I have my outfit for Kingsday. Pretty the same as my outfit for the football matches during the World Championship last year. Only the jeans bodywarmer I got new in – given by my mom. Luckily we had such great sunny weather! I love it when … More Kingsday in Odijk
Last Friday I asked you to aks me anything you want to know about me, because it was my birthday. You can still do that until 16th of April! Ask me anything you want to know me through firstname.lastname@example.org, the contact form or in the comments below!!
David Oistrakh plays the Brahms Violin Sonata No 3 opus 108. The Violin Sonata gives me a warm feeling inside. It starts soft and goes slowly to a deeper emotional level. He composed this sonata between 1878 and 1888. The first time I listened to this violin sonata was on the radio when I was about ten years old. If I … More #music #4: David Oistrakh – Brahms Violin Sonata No 3
Last Sunday – 8 March 2015 – I went to Wijk bij Duurstede by bus. You also can go by bike from where I live: Odijk. But it was too far for me. And I went with the president of the orchestra. At this port we may be play, but it is not sure yet. It … More Visit Wijk bij Duurstede
This video is very inspirational, because I like her style of playing. This music I don’t know until I found it on YouTube today. How she start playing this concerto for violin and orchestra: soft, touching, and above all, very emotional.
Who doesn’t love Christmas? I do love Christmas, although my husband doesn’t want to anything special. But I am glad we have a Christmas Tree. But I am wondering which products you really want to get for Christmas and which products give you priority to get?! My wish list for Christmas: A smartphone I really … More Wishlist for Christmas
I love classical music very much as you may know. Lately I am listening to The Four Seasons by Antonio Vivaldi. This is a recording from one of the Dutch National Radio Broadcast AvroTros: Quattro Stagioni – Janine Jansen – International Chambermusic Festival. She was accompanied by Amsterdam Sinfonietta. This music is explaining the four seasons … More #music #2: Vivaldi The Four Seasons
Last Saturday I had the party of my grandmother-in-law. She turned 93! What an age! I hope to get that age too! With my husband and three daughters I went to Drachten – in the province of Friesland – by train. I love travelling by train. I have done that from a very young age. So, … More Party grandmother-in-law