hello from the Netherlands

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hello from the Netherlands

Postby littlemissrose » Mon Feb 04, 2013 8:29 am

Hi my name is roos born and bred in the city of Rotterdam. I have always wanted to do things myself and my way so this selfsufficiency-thingy is totally for me. Eventhough my family thinks it's another one of my obsessions and it will pass. There's not much I can do living in a huge flat with a balcony. I started gardening there but have moved on to an allotment. Unfortunately we can't keep chickens on the allotment so that's a real bummer. And I can't install solar pannels on my balcony so energy is out. I do rather well on transport though. I do everything with my bike and public transport. I still hope to develop more skills like sowing and basket weaving and so on. So hoping to learn lots from you all. :grouphug:

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Re: hello from the Netherlands

Postby Milims » Mon Feb 04, 2013 11:23 am

Hi there and welcome :wave:
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And let us be kind
Let us be silly and free
It won't make us famous
It won't make us rich
But damn it how happy we'll be!
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Re: hello from the Netherlands

Postby Annemieke » Tue Feb 05, 2013 2:45 pm

As someone who lived in Rotterdam well over 45 years ago - not for very long - I welcome you to us English-speaking bunch!
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Re: hello from the Netherlands

Postby becks77 » Thu Feb 07, 2013 11:06 am

Hellooooooo :wave:
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Re: hello from the Netherlands

Postby MuddyWitch » Sun Feb 17, 2013 9:58 pm

Welcome to ISH :flower:

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Re: hello from the Netherlands

Postby wabbit955 » Mon Feb 18, 2013 8:34 am

Darn that Wabbit
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