Peas and ice cream pails. Erwten en ijs emmertjes. Earlier I wrote about picking peas. Here is the follow up about the final harvest. De vorige keer had ik het over erwten plukken. Hier is het vervolg erop. I usually get 3-4 good pickings from my pea plants, provided of course that the seeds ... Read More about Peas and ice cream pails. Erwten en ijs emmertjes
Raspberries and Robins Raspberry picking can be tricky because of the little thorns on the stems. Despite this I enjoy picking raspberries. The sweet scent and taste of them makes up for this. It is also easier than picking strawberries, because you don’t have to go down on your knees and your back ... Read More about Raspberries and Robins
Picking peas Anyone who has a vegetable garden knows there is an optimum time in which it is best to do your harvesting. Yesterday I picked peas, because they were ready. Leaving the peas for another day would have compromised their flavor, and they can get starchy when you leave them to long. I ... Read More about Picking peas
A Guide To The Mental Benefits Of Running Exercise, in general, can have many emotional benefits, but running has the most powerful impact on your mental state. If you are a runner, you know the feeling – before your run you may have felt tired or stressed about certain life events, then after your ... Read More about A Guide To The Mental Benefits Of Running
About me… Well what about me? I have had 56 years of living behind me, so it is not necessarily going to be easy to tell you in a few sentences about my live. Maybe I will just start at the beginning… Were I came from... I was born in The Netherlands, where I spend the first 26 years of my life. ... Read More about About me..
Blogging and The Law of Attraction Since 2012, I have been writing a blog on and off. At first I started with “Blogger”, but soon after I stumbled on “WordPress”, and liked what they offered much better. I felt they offered more flexibility in designing the layout and look of my blog. So now a new ... Read More about Blogging and The Law of Attraction
Yes, I patch jeans…. With lots of worn out jeans, there is no shortage of raw material to quilt. This past week I was trying to catch up on some work I had wanted to do for a long time. That with gardening, getting seeding done, calving season, haying and in general getting ready for spring and ... Read More about Yes, I patch jeans
Friendship: what does it mean for you? Revised and updated July 2015 As with any relationship, friendships bring support and joy and occasionally strife. Sometimes I find it easier to neglect my friends, because I am feeling down, or I find other excuses that keep me from looking up their company ... Read More about Friendship
Do you know what your why is? Revised and updated July 2015 Having a “why” or a reason why we do something is important. Why is it important, and why should everyone have a clear understanding of their why. I will try to explore this a bit more with you. Imagine... Imagine a ship, rudderless ... Read More about Do you have a “why”?
Gratitude is Thankfulness… I have a lot to be thankful for. This year I want to try to explore what Gratitude is and how it is changing my life. In the past year I have been reading a lot about Gratitude and have been more mind fully trying to practice it in my daily life. It has given me the ... Read More about Finding gratitude