Micky training in our Pak-o-bird

Micky has been with us for almost 6 weeks now. That’s such a short time but it doesn’t feel like that at all!  Micky was feeling at home very quickly and so I decided to start training with our Pak-o-bird to take Micky outside. At first he didn’t […]

March meet the maker

This year I participated March meet the maker for the second time.  “Introduce yourself and your brand to the world, let people in behind the scenes of how and where you work and show everyone the various different aspects of running a small creative business! There’s something for […]

#9 Quotes, trips & a new challenge!

There are just so many things I love to do, so many things that I love to create. Lately I’ve been combining two of my favorite things: quotes and parrot portraits. I’ve made some lovely and funny drawings of it. You can even download a few already in […]

Young Artists Overbetuwe 

I went to visit a presentation from Young Artist Overbetuwe at Theater De Kik last night. An exhibition from Bram Groeneveld and Jeroen Pronk.  Bram and I used to be neighbors, so when I saw he had an exhibition coming up I wanted to go and take a […]

Tempel | Kerk Museum Elst

I volunteered to accompany a trip to Tempel | Kerk Museum Elst with my sons school. There wasn’t much art but it was definitely very special to see! The Tempel | Kerk Museum Elst is located inside the church and tells the story of this 2000-year old place […]

The Akwart Experience Instagram museum

Last year I heard there was an Instagram museum opening in our town: The Akwart Experience Instagram museum. I was looking at some pictures and I was excited right away to go and take a look! Unfortunately Covid came along so I couldn’t go. But when everything could […]

#8 Mini happy stones, key chains & drawing everywhere

I think most people have heard of happy stones by now. Draw or paint a stone and leave it somewhere behind for someone else to find. It brings people so much joy! I decided to do the same, but smaller: I’ve been drawing mini happy stones with little […]

Micky, welcome to our family!

We adopted another African Grey parrot: Micky! Micky is 24 years old and he needed a new home because his caregiver got sick. My husband and I have been thinking about a second bird for a while, but we hadn’t made the decision yet to really take one […]

My 30th birthday: my husband bought me a Cricut Maker 3!

Last weekend I celebrated my 30th birthday! And I didn’t celebrate for one day… I celebrated my birthday for three days!!! On Friday we went out for dinner. We found a restaurant Osteria Pomodoro that has a playroom especially for kids. You can eat as many as you’d […]