Tag Archives: Christmas

Family quiz

  Question: If you were to give a present to one of your relatives, and it had to be one of those framed quotes to decorate your wall, a) who would you chose and b) which quote would that be? … Continue reading

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To The Christmas Shopping Warrior

Music for the last minute shoppers: The London Philharmonic Orchestra transforms the Star Wars theme to the score of a Christmas shopping movie: The story of The Gift Hunt, with moments of contemplation, anticipation, perseverance, and ultimately glory! 😉 {I am digitizing records again}  

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A night like tonight

Talvin Singh’s Traveller video was made in Amsterdam on a night just like tonight, it seems. A silent night on one of the busiest shopping streets in the city centre, the Kalverstraat, just before Christmas. A symbiotic mash of cultures, very dreamy but … Continue reading

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London online

Hallelujah for online shopping, since a weekend in London is never enough! {But I still haven’t found the pink (velvet) sofa…}

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Stylish forecast

Que sera sera, what ever will be will be… but (!) if you would like to have a peek, know what the future may hold, you can now order your forecast for 2016 by zodiac sign, carefully written by Astrologyzone’s Susan Miller. … Continue reading

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HoH HoH HoH!

A series of tree decorations from the wonderful House of Hackney. Prices range from £15 t0 £20.

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Five hours on a bouncy castle

Yesterday morning about 9 am we left awakening Amsterdam, drove south through a sunny countryside, in good spirits, listening to the first chapters of Dummy The Mummy on the stereo. We were on our way for a holiday in the … Continue reading

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Tree is a party

It’s been crazy, but The Christmas Holidays Are Here, the school is closed for a fortnight and we can all sort of relax now. I.e. concentrate on one thing only: Christmas at home. For the occasion, in school the youngest … Continue reading

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Magic and food

Last week I was invited to speak at a food bloggers event, organized by Hello Fresh, the delicious out-of-the-box dinner concept that is rapidly spreading it’s service throughout the country. The idea is simply great, the execution smooth and the … Continue reading

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Christmas oracle

Last week I was invited to speak at a bloggers event, to show and tell about Christmas trends. I took on the assignment with great gusto, only to almost immediately realize: Christmas is all about traditions (!) and maybe less … Continue reading

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