Exactly 24 years ago was a busy day for us ; Marjan gave birth to our first daughter and I had to make a lot of coffee for the curious visitors. A few months later I made the next photo of her … But she has changed in those 24 years into a mature LadyContinue reading “Jes”
Just an impression of the cosy mess in our living-room.
She made a self-portrait in our front garden. Marjan, originally uploaded by wim harwig.
Yesterday we’ve been to a concert that Leonard Cohen gave in Amsterdam. A few months ago his manager took all his money, so he had to go touring for some income and to see the smile of his fan’s again. see the videos below (and watch his resemblance with Ronald Plasterk) ; When you’re tooContinue reading “Leonard Cohen”
Johan had his 69 th birthday recently. I visited him and we had some good coffee and espresso with an enormous cake on his favourite terrace (Theehuis).
Rea passed all exams, so now she is supposed to be ready for making a working career in the Netherlands ! Fact is, that she wants to go to New Zealand to find work (and a little adventure) there first. We’ll see how things work out ………
Our official wedding day photo ! An accidental passer by made this photo. It was the only way to have Lex present in the group. Lex made all the other photos during the day.
She passed her exams and therefore I took the national flag and her schoolbag to show it to the world ! (a common usage in the Netherlands)
On the same day that the president Yahya Jammeh of Gambia announced that all homosexuals who will not voluntarily leave the country will be beheaded, Frans and Rob had their wedding day. Frans & Rob ; congratulations ! You had a wonderful wedding day and I hope a long time ahead ! I made aContinue reading “wedding day !”
Hans and Rinus honoured us with a visit. . .
cleaning the old records that we inherited from our patents.
working hard to clean the apartment of my daughter. Coffee is my my most important tool. 😉
23-01-08_1322.jpg, originally uploaded by wim harwig. Her study didn’t work as it was supposed to… now she is moving back to “her old folks” again. which means a lot of work ! Because she moved twice within six month, I gave her the temporary nickname “verhuis-doos”. 😉
(I updated my video in the previous post, so have a look again) Marjan made plenty “oliebollen” and “appelflappen” for New Year’s Eve. She gave me some, to take to my work. I had a night-shift 😦 I hope you all had a nice and cosey New Year’s Eve among family and friends. The bestContinue reading “oliebollen and appelflappen”
I’m used to the fact that both our parents died long ago. So we don’t have to drive for hundreds of kilometers to visit them during Christmas time. When the old vinyl records are on our turntable, playing all the ancient Christmas songs; I have a feeling they are visiting us now……….. Now I’ll haveContinue reading “have some nice days”