Saturday, October 31, 2009


H for Happy Halloween

H for hospital( surgery went well and Nila is doing great)

H for home, we are home

I will tell you more next week , lot's of new vintage and co
enjoy your weekend and I did miss you all

Friday, October 16, 2009


I have been looking for a 'vintage' card holder
for a long time, but they are not easy to find

so I got this one from tentoon it's not vintage
but I like the look, thanks vuurvlindertje

Thursday, October 15, 2009


some news, little monster aka Nila has to have surgery,
so we will be in the hospital for 5 days

but first we will go to the UK,we did rent a cosy cottage on the Kent coast

so lot's of family quality time, beach walks,sunday news papers, a good curry

I really want to take Paolo Nutini
with me on holidays, so cute
-Kickcan&Conkers my fav art blog in the moment

take care and I see you soon with some new vintage

Wednesday, October 14, 2009

corner view LOVE

I love people

they make me smile, sad, happy, scream,

laugh, cry, busy ,crazy

that's why I love them

want to know more about LOVE have a
look here spain daily

Monday, October 12, 2009

What I didn't buy

here are some photos ...

... from our last flea market ...

... of items we did not buy (dolls and co)

I joined the vintage swap group of Heather. I will tell you more soon.

At the moment I am working on Rhea's parcel ( my swap partner).

Sunday, October 11, 2009


late afternoon

lot's of coffee and books

did you know
-that 'stand by me' is one of my fav songs
-I love Halloween
-the cook book from Sophie Dahl looks so good

enjoy your sunday
good day to make some soup or bake a cake
see you next week

Saturday, October 10, 2009


best moment of the day

love flower bulbs in the house, my fav are hyacinthes

I really would love to get some Krenit bowls
made in Denmark 1960's by Herbert Krenschel

Just started to read The book thief by Markus Zusak

-lot's of rain this weekend
-have a look at Emma's wonderful blog
enjoy your weekend

Thursday, October 8, 2009


I did have a little walk in Leiden

some of the windows are so beautiful

I'm not sure what I like more

curtains of no curtains

any plans for the weekend?
- I'm addict to audiobooks ( for years now)
- did enjoy Emma last Sunday
- I wonder if there is snow in Finland? , love puhti

Wednesday, October 7, 2009

corner view 'souvenir'

corner view this week souvenirs

from the Netherlands are

wooden shoes ,tulips, windmills, Delf blue

I got a small collection of vintage Eiffel Towers, so if you like a dutch souvenir let me know..
want to know more about souvenirs spain daily

Monday, October 5, 2009


I'm tagged by Aikawarayu life in Japan.

The rules are to post the 10th pitcure in your first photo file
and tell the story behind it
and then tag a nice person

here we go:

this is my number 10, it's my living room in Spring
couple of years ago, my little Me-corner

I'm tagging my french connection in Warsaw Lou et Tom

Sunday, October 4, 2009


Francoise et Catherine a cute little shop in Amsterdam

wonderful autumn day

lovely vintage window collection

new book Confections of a Closet Master Baker( thanks Alex)

- yesterday my friend Alex and I had a fine little autumn day in Amsterdam
- the new calender from Art and Ghosts is a dream
- love the house from busy bee's blog

Friday, October 2, 2009


I wanted a knitted pouf, now I got one

Judith Bloedjes makes beautiful ceramic

Lotte Douwes will be a star one day

very,very cool lamps from Ikea

guess you can call me a ceramic lover( cup is from heelwit )

- a day at the woonbeurs( art&garden&living fair) in Amsterdam
with my girl friend,was lot's of fun
-my weekend film will be the Visitor
-we like sweet sweet life

enjoy your weekend