Weekly photo challenge: Illumination

Illumination is ... ...highlighting the best features ...making you feel at home ...a magical moment This is my contribution to the Weekly photo challenge: Illumination from The Daily Post.

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Travel theme: Multiples

It is time for another Travel Theme Photo Challenge. For this week's theme "Multiples", I decided to use photos shot in the Netherlands. I had plenty of multiples to choose from. Orange, our national colour On Queensday and on game days of our national football team, the Dutch love to dress up in orange. Whole streets... Continue Reading →

A word a week photo challenge: cloud

Don't you just love the way the sun can break through the clouds brightening a grayish day. Especially when the sun beams are showing. These photos were made at the world heritage site Kinderdijk in the Netherlands. The outstanding contribution made by the people of the Netherlands to the technology of handling water is admirably... Continue Reading →

Things I wish I were able to tell my younger self

If only I were able to travel back in time, I would whisper to the little child in me: "No worries, everything will be fine! You know, when your parents send you to your room, it's not because they don't love you anymore. It just means you have been naughty and deserve a time out.... Continue Reading →

Travel theme: Spooky

Four years ago, I went on a course for my work: Understanding Dike Safety. On the last day we went on an excursion. When I signed up for the course, they mentioned that the excursion would be a bus ride to some of the highlights of the Dutch flood defence system. But at the start... Continue Reading →

Meditation challenge 2012: Creating Abundance

Over the last two months I've been following a mindfulness course. Mindfulness is all about meditation, learning to live in the here-and-now, and focussing your attention. I loved the peace and calm the breathing and meditation exercises brought me. But sometimes I'm so busy, that I just forget to make time for my meditation. Therefor,... Continue Reading →

Weekly photo challenge: Foreign

This weeks photo challenge from The Daily Post is Foreign. I went through my photos looking for things out of the ordinary and for things typical for a country. One of the fun things of traveling is discovering new cultures and environments. In the end, I decided to go for typically Scottish. Typically Scottish  ... Continue Reading →

Cherishing the darkest times in my life

Fighting with yourself is a battle you can never win For a large part of my life, I've been fighting depression, struggling with insecurities and worrying about fitting in.To be honest, I've been in denial and fighting against myself since puberty. Last year, I hid rock bottom. I was so tired of fighting, I gave... Continue Reading →

Travel theme: couples

Another inspiring challenge: Travel theme - couples from "Where's my backpack?". I love her travel themes. I had a lot of  fun going through my photos looking for couples! I found plenty and decided to post a few in this gallery. Couples Favourite My favourite is the one with the two young monks on the street... Continue Reading →

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