bye bye!

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Just a quick hello to say THANK YOU to everybody who we saw in the last days! Our co-workers, family, neighbours and friends have left us heartwarming presents, cards and words and we had a wonderful time on both the SURPRISE party on Saturday that Els organized (we had NO … » full post and pics!

moving to Canada FEBRUARY 18TH!!!

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We thought, let’s just pack it up and go! We managed to move a few things forward and booked flights for Monday, February 18th!!

Brussel – Londen LHR – AC 6663 – 18/02 – 07:25 07:40
Londen LHR – Edmonton – AC 899 – 18/02 – 12:35 14:40
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We got THE letter (for the work permits)!!

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YEEEEEAAAHOOOOOOOOWWWW! We got the letter we’ve nervously been waiting for, THE letter, the mother of all letters: the letter from the Canadian Embassy that says our application for the work permits (for both of us) have been approved and we can now travel to Canada!! WOOOOHOOOOOO!!!!

Tomorrow we’ll go book … » full post and pics!

RIP Jack

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jack.jpgLast Sunday we got the shocking news that Saturday Tim’s dad Jack Roth (74) passed away after a very very short battle (few weeks) with stomach cancer. We will miss him terribly, even though we aren’t even living in Regina yet. We were hoping to be able to count on … » full post and pics!

invitation for medical received

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Yesterday, Nico received the papers for the medical examination from the Canadian Embassy. This morning he made the appointments for next Monday: first to the doctor in Maastricht to pick up a form for the blood test, then at 2pm he has to be at the GGD (a public health … » full post and pics!