Early this morning we got the devastating news that one of our friends (and a well respected musician) decided to leave us last night. We thought he had left his dark years behind and was doing well with his new band and all, but apparently he wasn’t well at all. … » full post and pics!
In the last days of 2010 we got the sad news that Milan, the son of our dear friends Anneke and Cordy (back in Holland), has passed away from a viral infection. We don’t know any more about it, but Milan has been multiple handicapped since birth with hard to … » full post and pics!
For the past 4 months we had our friend Mark staying with us, as he had been transferred to Regina, but was still trying to get his house in Lloydminster sold. Long story short… 2 weeks ago he was asked back at the Lloydminster branch and since he still hadn’t … » full post and pics!
Our hearts broke when we learned of our friend Barbara’s daughter Melissa’s unexpected passing at age 23 of a lung embolism. No one should ever have to deal with something like this, but Bar least of all. She just had a hard year after getting a new kidney, … » full post and pics!
Little over a week ago, on Friday November 28th, Cortney and Tim finally had their little baby boy, Lucca! Isn’t he the cutest?! He’s been named after the Italian town Lucca (not all that far from the Swiss town Geneva that his big sister is named after), Tim’s dad … » full post and pics!
Finally, after 6,5 weeks (including some delay in Montreal because we needed to prepay something and they apparently couldn’t reach us) our shipped goods, our 65 boxes of household and personal goods, have arrived in Regina! We both worked on Tuesday and saw on our phone later on that … » full post and pics!
Last 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!
Little over a week ago, we finally sent in the applications for our work permits. Yes, WE… even though the employer (read: Nico’s contact at the Human Resources department) had said before they would take care of the work permit on their end, it turned out to be a … » full post and pics!