Posted in February 2013

My Sweet Valentine

February 14th is Valentine’s Day; not a big deal when you are from Holland. Here in Mexico it’s different: normally there are boys at the traffic lights that wash your car windows, but on Valentine’s Day they sell roses instead. We obviously forgot all about it and since it takes some preparation for celebration, we … Continue reading

No Ashtray?

I owe you the end of the story about my artistic efforts to create a present for my mom. So here it goes: For years my mom has given away the most beautiful quilts for special occasions. I just started quilting two years ago, and although I like doing it, I hadn’t finished one yet, so you … Continue reading