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    Riverside Celebrations

    For the sake of argument, let’s say roughly half my country is below sea level, so you will always be close to sea, lakes, streams, rivers, canals, anything watery really (maybe that’s why we’re tall, to keep our heads above water when the dykes break). Anyway, perhapsย for that reason, I love being near / on / in the water. If you have ever had the chance to go boating on the Dutch lakes, canals or rivers, you’ll understand why. Continue Reading

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    Tall Wife 2.0

    Welcome to the Tall Wife 2.0. It was time for a redesign, for fresh ideas, for new energy. I hope you like the brand spanking new look of my blog. I…

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    2017 – Changes

    Happy 2017 everyone! I know 2017 is one week old already, but better late than never I suppose. ๐Ÿ™‚ I hope this year brings you all you wish for and more,…

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    Lost… and found!

    For the first time since started blogging, I had a bit of a gap between my posts… Nothing serious; basically, life happened. Work demanded attention in the weeks leading up to…

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    Buzzing like a Bee

    My father in law is a beekeeper. I’ve always been fascinated by that, but I never had a chance to go see his ‘pets’. He has 40 hives with around 400.000…

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    Swanning around the Swan Market

    Last Sunday, I went on first time shopping adventure. I visited the Swan Market in my hometown Utrecht. It might be a typical Dutch thing, so let me explain: a Swan…

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    June went to Soon!

    While it’s grey outside, pouring with rain and my little heater is on beneath my desk, I’mย looking back atย June,ย the month in which summerย officially started. While I patiently wait for this to…

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    May Days!

    Mayday, Mayday, where has May gone? And where did another year ago? May is my birthday month, so before you stands sits an older woman than the one posting a month…

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    Staying Fit in Foreign Lands

    Staying fit and healthy requires dedication and planning, which sometimes is hard enough in your daily routine at home, trying to fit food planning and work-outs inย with working hours, family life,…

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    How Height Affects a Workout

    Don’t you have certain exercisesย at the gym that just aren’t for you? I find squatsย  extremely hard, thrusts are impossible to doย without hitting myself on the chin with a knee (making…

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    Memories of April

    In a few hours, May will be here! I like May. It’s my birthday month, the temperature will be going up (I hope), and it has loads of extra days off…