It’s that time of year

Before Christmas every year I watch a long line of classics – or at least they are in my book. Some of the movies I’ve seen since I was a child, like  It’s a wonderful life with James Steward and  We’re no angels with Humphrey Bogart Others are movies I started watching while my daughters […]

How the Dutch speak

I realize that I’ve been rambling on about Amsterdam for more than 5 month now, so maybe it’s time to wrap it up and start writing about something else, but before I do that I would like to write just a tiny little bit about the Dutch language. Historically the name Nederlande (which means low […]

Wet dream in a niqab

Todays assignment: Write about your partners first sexual experience. To be honest: there is no partner; hasn’t been for some years now, even so I’m still married to the last guy, but I can tell you a bit about him. He’s Arab, more exactly Palestinian, born and raised in Egypt. For all I know his […]

What gets my girls and me in the mood for Christmas

  |  |  Kikkebakke Boligby | Cirkus Julius  |   Jul i Gammelby A song from Kikkebakke Boligby: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iLiaqzLRUr0 A song from Cirkus Julius: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x6SkcsJPJhU The intro from Jul i Gammelby: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zE1fyT6j7CQ When my daughters were small we watched very little television. There were years when we didn’t turn the television on at all between spring cleaning in late March and […]