FREE AT LAST

FREE AT LAST

Today the 5th of May was Liberation Day in The Netherlands. And yesterday I watched television with my mother at Remembrance Day on the Dam Square in Amsterdam. We had done the same the previous year, and both times it was a virtually empty Dam because of the alleged...
BEAUTIFUL EASTER!

BEAUTIFUL EASTER!

It was a lovely day for my grandchildren to seek the chocolate easter eggs! I’m not sure who had more fun, if it was me or them! The easterbunny had put them in my fruit trees as well. My 3 year old grandson was very quick to find them! And my granddaughter...
TREE OF THE FAMILY

TREE OF THE FAMILY

Family Tree… In the Dutch translation of the bookseries ‘The Ringing Cedars Of Russia’ the words ‘family tree’ are introduced with the meaning of a real tree, a physical tree so to speak, or in proper English I guess, ‘a tree of the...
APPLE SAUCE

APPLE SAUCE

Early october I harvested some fruit from my fruit trees that I had planted 2 years ago at a very young stage. I had planted them with my grandchildren in mind. I did so in the hope that one day, in a far away future, they would be able to pick the apples and pears...
RAI 1 – MY STORY

RAI 1 – MY STORY

Introduction  This is part 1 of a series entitled ‘RAI’, which is short for ‘Radio Active Iodine’. It entails my story about the medical treatment with RAI. It is about why I got this treatment, and its consequences. The article is quite long (half an hour...