We just got the news from my cousin Jaqueline, that Hennie, the partner of my late cousin Jos, has passed away this night. She had been living in a care home for the last few years, because of her advanced COPD, where we visited her in 2019. Rest easy, my … » full post and pics!
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!