The Sunday Rhythm

09/19/21 An early Sunday morning greeted us. Once again, preparing of myself, the son, the diaper bag etc. took way, and then we joined the family for breakfast. Adorning the table before us, were baskets holding different varieties of breads, various spreads, sprinkles and butter, cheeses, meats, juice and coffee.A classic Dutch breakfast 😉🥐🥖🧀🥨☕️ It was a [...]

Meneer En Mevrouw

09/18/21 ‘...Going to the chapel, and we’re, gonna get married, going to the chapel …’ … or in this case, not ‘we’, but ‘they’, and in a converted barn and outdoor ceremony space, not a chapel. You get the idea though 😉 Packing and wedding preparing took up the morning, and then we were off on [...]

This Little Piggy Went To Market…

09/12/21   After the late bedtime, he did sleep in until 10:30, so it wasn’t too terrible in the end 😅 Our hostess had a tasty spread of homemade bread, seasoned scrambled eggs, bacon and a sundry of other choices waiting for us ☺️ The kids were in school until early afternoon, so not long after [...]

In-Laws – In Quarantine, A ‘Jem Moment’

Jem Moment  It’s been a long while since I posted a ‘Jem Moment’ but I think it may be time to try to bring them back with a little more regularity 😉 To start off their renewal, I’d like to give a shout-out to my in-laws. Not only did they travel to see us from [...]

Preparing For Departure

  Well, Baby H came into the world at 1:41 am on Tuesday, September 15th, 2020. He got to snuggle with his daddy and Grams and I for a little while before they took him for his first official check up. The nurse walked away with him, whispering sweet words and promises of singing to him [...]