Another winter in Deventer

This is our 6th winter in The Netherlands. Every year I dread the darkness and every year on the 1st of January I think it will be spring soon. I have noticed that it does not matter if it is a cold winter or a very warm winter, it is the darkness that I dread. We have had a few[…]

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Sinterklaas 2011

I’m already 2 weeks behind in the renovation blog but I first have to write about our first Sinterklaas in Deventer. It was a cold wet windy (is this a Winnie the Pooh start?) saturday morning. We thought that the arrival of Sinterklaas would be cancelled because of the weather but still went out to go to the place where[…]

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The breaking has started

After friday, where Andries took out the kitchen so the builders could place the supports for the wall that was to be demolished, our friends came on Saturday to break down the wall and break some other things. The aim was to fill up the container. That has happened. When I arrived there to bring lunch, it was a very[…]

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