Monthly Archives: October 2015

Autumn Day

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Openluchtmuseum, Arnhem – 24th October

The Open Air Museum in Arnhem reduces a lot of the activities in the winter.  On this visit with Phil and Denise, we met a lovely volunteer who told us about her experience growing up as a planter’s daughter in … Continue reading

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Marquetry tissue box project

I had seen a lovely marquetry box in the wood workshop at the Hobby Centre while I was working on my cork table. So, Henk who had made the box, helped me make one for myself.  Some of the equipment … Continue reading

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Visit to John & Therese in Boulogne, France – 9th October

John and Therese were due a visit especially since they had been able to take back many of the bottles of wine etc that Bill had received for this birthday in Edinburgh.  Just 4hrs drive and we arrived early evening … Continue reading

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A trip to Dalfsen, Ommen and Kampen – 3rd and 4th October

The weather was forecast to be lovely and as it might have been the last nice weekend before winter, I found a hotel in an area we hadn’t been to.  The hotel was Mooierivier which means lovely river and it … Continue reading

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