In June we had to say goodbye to yet another loved one… our friend Jon had been battling health problems connected to kidney failure since many years. Getting a new kidney in 2011 improved his health for quite a while. But eventually it failed too and he ended up back … » full post and pics!
I would’ve never thought I’d ever have four “rest in peace” blog posts in a row. It all happened over the course of a good month, so I did not feel like work or putting up any cheerful posts in between. I also never thought I’d really have to say … » full post and pics!
Oh Edwin, Nico and I will miss your big goofy smile so much! Our hearts break for losing you as well as seeing your mom and dad (our besties Marga & Henk) and your sister Carmen (and bf Carter) in this much pain. We promise you we will support them … » full post and pics!
Today I sort of attended a cremation ceremony… hopefully a one of a kind one. Online, while in the venue there were many empty benches and only part of the immediate family present. Instead of full benches, filled with a big family and many friends. Thanks, COVID-19.
My cousin by … » full post and pics!
I took a few weeks off from the blog to focus on making a new website for a client (yay!). We’re still isolating for the most part, which sucks when your friends lose a child and you can’t even go over for a hug and support! 😢
Nothing much has … » full post and pics!
Cat and Tim got married! It was a gorgeous day at the Buffalo View Campground with Canada Day fireworks at night 🙂
My dear cousin is no more… suddenly passed away on the 2nd after a small operation, turned out his heart was really bad 🙁 Thinking of Hennie in these trying times! 🙁… » full post and pics!
Our friends from Brensbach, near Frankfurt, Paddy & Steffi came to visit us as part of their Canadian vacation! We visited friends, Paddy got to meet Stu and we even went camping for a few days at Crooked Lake!
Justin Bender and Shari Braun got hitched in the Science Centre!