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Mena
Mena: sounds like Mee-na, not Men-ah.
Interests: flowers, baking, music, pottery, books, hiking, camping, dogs, travelling
Recent Activity
Aww shucks... :) Sending you a virtual hug here but will give you a real life one the next time I see you. Let's have tea soon!
Toggle Commented Jan 2, 2007 on Hey 2006! Buzz off! at domicile
I think I have to add this to my Christmas wish list :)
Toggle Commented Nov 13, 2006 on In Stitches at domicile
These pieces are so inspiring..... sigh...
Toggle Commented Oct 26, 2006 on Rolling Out the Danish Treasures at domicile
They are a sweet little pair. I especially like their dog Takkie, which is a play on the word Tekkal, whch means dachshund.. and you know how I love those little weiner dogs :) I really do think we should all live in Holland....
Toggle Commented Oct 24, 2006 on Jip and Janneke at domicile
Yay!! You're back! Woo-hoo!!
Toggle Commented Oct 3, 2006 on Only 20 more hours at domicile
Ahh.. you two are so sweet. Congratulations :)
Toggle Commented Sep 7, 2006 on Non-Smoking Vegetarian seeks Same at domicile
Oooohhhh!! Aaaahhhhh!! I love the one with the orange polka dots.
Toggle Commented Aug 22, 2006 on Shameless Consumption at domicile
It looks so good! I would certainly call it a huge success!! Congratulations, one more item scratched off your reno to-do list :)
Toggle Commented Aug 11, 2006 on Indulge me won't you? at domicile
I've been thinking happy bathroom renovation thoughts for you two... So? How did it go?
Toggle Commented Jul 19, 2006 on Bathroom Stall at domicile
So how did it go?
Toggle Commented Jun 27, 2006 on Flurries of Activity at domicile
There's no harm in trying. While you're there could you pick one up for me? (By the way, there's a really nice, big national park near Arnhem, the Veluwe. In the northern end there is a beautiful museum with a really interesting outdoor sculpture park. There's also 1,000 free white bikes in the park you can use while you're there :)
Toggle Commented May 26, 2006 on Day Dreaming at domicile
The Dutch have a similar word/expression - gezellig. It can't be translated into english either. While you're in Amsterdam you might want to check out Droog Design: www.droogdesign.nl Very cool stuff there. I love that dish rack! Your posts about your trip plans make me want to start planning a trip somewhere...
Toggle Commented May 8, 2006 on All Thing Hygge at domicile
Thanks for the inspiration, they are lovely. I really do need to get back into the pottery studio. And I do need a new set of mugs... :)
Toggle Commented May 5, 2006 on Make art with your tea? at domicile
I completely understand. There have been many moments when I've been "done" but the project isn't done. But your bathroom is looking great, those nooks are awesome.
Toggle Commented Apr 25, 2006 on Bathroom Reno Update: Part 3 at domicile
You're welcome to come over and use our shower/tub anytime.
That sounds tempting :)
Toggle Commented Apr 3, 2006 on Time for a party? at domicile
Ugh, I know what you mean. I get mesmorized by my Mom's tupperware collection...but.. just ... can't.. bring myself to actually buy any. must... resist...
Toggle Commented Apr 1, 2006 on Time for a party? at domicile
Yum! Around next Christmas we'll have to share some Dutch Christmas bread. It has fruit bits but also a big gooey almond paste centre - so so good.
Toggle Commented Mar 28, 2006 on The Great Fruit Bread Divide at domicile