Fabulous Friday: a Hidden Church


On this Fabulous Friday, I am wearing a simple dress by Anna van Toor (www.annavantoor.nl/ ). What lies behind this door, is not simple: a whole church. It is one of the so-called hidden churches: In the 17th century the Netherlands  became largely Protestant and Catholic churches had to go […]

Monday Mood: Admiring Fondation Louis Vuitton


The dictionary definition of art says that it is “the conscious use of skill and creative imagination especially in the production of aesthetic objects” (Merriam-Webster). I was thinking about writing a whole essay about art, and why it is so important, but I can say it in one sentence really: […]

MondayMood: From Here to Eternity


Where do we go after our death? Is there a heaven, is there just black void? There are many beliefs. The ancient Egyptians had an elaborate set of funerary practices that they believed were necessary to ensure their immortality after death, like mummifying the body, casting magic spells, and burial […]

Monday Mood: Reading Glasses!


When I check texts in the evening, with low light, or when I want to check out something very small, I sometimes wear reading glasses. So if I have to wear glasses, I want something special. I saw these on the internet, but the delivery time was around three weeks. […]