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Building My Land Rover Defender

In a former life I’ve had serious conversations with my young son why driving a Defender for us wasn’t such a good idea. Regardless the looks and the power. (We live on a canal in Amsterdam.) Now a new LEGO … Continue reading

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Sunscreen Revisited

    A psalm I cherish. Ever changing since I first heard it.     Here’s how I found Sunscreen, or maybe better: how it found me.

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PAGES 301119 | Bedroom 10 Years Ago

Tonight I celebrated the 10 year anniversary of our renovation project together with two of the neighbors and we did the slideshow. The picture above is the space in the attic that is now my room. Where I am writing … Continue reading

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Today’s Inspiration | Teacher Of The Year In Washington, Robin Hand

     

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The Day When | My Blog Hit 39.000

A note from the diary of an optimist. *************************************************************************** PS | 08032019 OPTIMISM IS A NOW THEME, at least for ACE + TATE’S yesterday’s newsletter. It seems they are surfing the same thought 🙂 and they put together an interesting … Continue reading

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Marvelous Marble

To put a copyright sign next to this picture would be cheeky. The forces of nature created it and I merely spotted it.

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Magnificent televison

  I saw Elbow perform this song tonight on the Graham Norton Show, and it was magnificent. I don’t know about this video, but in the setting of the show it was brilliant. After the utterly funny observations of Harriet Harman, member … Continue reading

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Minister Of Style

(English below) Ik heb gehuild. Nadat Trump me verdoofd had met zijn speech, liep president Obama naar een mega helicopter, die achter het Witte Huis klaar stond. Als bij een dienstuitgang. Langzaam beklom hij de trap van de bog standard helicopter, … Continue reading

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African design now

Yesterday I went to see the show Making Africa in the Kunsthal museum in Rotterdam. Came back invigorated. A marvelous world of wonder. http://www.kunsthal.nl/nl/plan-je-bezoek/tentoonstellingen/making-africa/

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Believe in education

  I spent the last days in the parallel universum called Homeland, and I have totally fallen for the cast, the scenario and the reality of it. – I know I discovered it rather late, millions went before me, but still, very … Continue reading

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