Tag Archives: parenting

Puberty, life and other challenges

My daughter of 13 is going through puberty and believe it or not this is the first time I am really motivated to know more about puberty. Especially knowing what is going on and what you should or shouldn’t do … Continue reading

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Patience!

This is the true story of a woman who endured emotional pain and sorrow for many years yet exercising love and patience for all around her. 12 years ago I met this well dressed woman. We became close friends and … Continue reading

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Pregnancy only of the woman or should be shared?

Note: In this case I am referring to pregnancies that are wanted , whether or not they are of a married couple is not relevant. I never gave it any thought  whether my pregnancies were mine but I expected them … Continue reading

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Writing made me live again!

When I write I am forced to entrust my thoughts to (in this case) the editor. I am confronted with the sense and sensibility of my thoughts that became words. Do you also feel that when thoughts are put in … Continue reading

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My “Benjamin” has grown up!

To me my youngest child (she is 13 years old) would always be my “Benjamin”, but I must laugh out loud when she refuses to be my “Benjamin”. When I ask her why not she tells me : “I am … Continue reading

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The longest ride/walk !

 A great honor to all those who fought for the freedom we now enjoy! Today my youngest of 12 had a presentation at school. After the presentation we would enjoy a high-tea gathering with all parents and students. For this presentation parents … Continue reading

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My painter

This weekend was also a special weekend for my”Painter in the house”, She was the live-painting-event of a big event ( Amsterdam open air) where approximately 40.000 People were. Love her painting!     The painter    “Amsterdam open air”

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