Friday, December 25, 2009

Christmas Day Family Dinner

Friday, 25-December-2009 - Veghel - This year, Chris and Claudia hosted the Weiss Family Christmas get-together. We drew names secretly to suprise each other with a present. Great meal, great company.

Sunday, December 20, 2009

De Zeven Eiken Christmas Brunch

Sunday, 20-December-2009 - Veghel - Marij and I went to the neighborhood association De Zeven Eiken Christmas Brunch located in the Peellandstraat. Marij lived in this street with her mother and brother Jo when I came to the Netherlands in 1975.

Saturday, December 19, 2009

Christmas Newsletter

Saturday, 19-December-2009 - Veghel - I just updated my home page to include this year's family newsletter. We're again sending an e-mail instead of a Christmas card this year to those who use internet. Katherine provided the artwork you see here. Wishing you a blessed Holiday Season and a Happy New Year.

Friday, December 18, 2009

Driving to Work

Friday, 18-December-2009 - Veghel/Tilburg - We got some snow yesterday--it was slow and slippery getting home. Today, the sun came up shining before it disappeared behind clouds--it got my attention, along with the newly fallen snow.

Monday, December 14, 2009

Fallen Skater

Monday, 14-dec-2009 - Handel- Went to funeral services today with Marij for Fun-on-Wheels skater and friend Michel van den Brand (39). Unknown to me, he suffered from unbearable depression--the cause of his death. I will always cherish his memory.