In Dutch we say: “Waarom moeilijk doen als het makkelijk kan?” Translated in English it goes something like this: “Why choose the hard way when you can do it the easy way?” Well, sometimes I have my reasons to choose the less easy way. Recently I decided to travel a bit differently. A plane isn’t […]Read More
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Come to Casita Verde, the ecological centre and community on Ibiza, and learn how to make your future sustainable in a 2 Week Workshop from 29th April to 12th May 2019.
I’m here for a longer time than I have ever lived in Amsterdam. I didn’t realise this until a few days ago. These are our last weeks in this small coastal village in the West. Yesterday afternoon a couple came to see the apartment. They probably will be the lucky tenants after us, happy as […]Read More
It’s a question which is on my mind lately. I’m about to book a plane ticket, you know it’s so easy and cheap these days, but everyone knows if you travel by plane it’s impossible to save the planet. The techniques aren’t in place to fly eco friendly, but do I have to wait for […]Read More
I wrote this blogpost more than a year ago. It’s still important to me and again, the way how I look at foods from animals and plants has changed: I cook without animal products for a year now, so no more dairy, meat and fish. I have more than enough reasons.Read More
Dit jaar staat er een ingrijpende verandering op stapel: mijn Liefde en ik worden tiny house bewoners in de vallei van Casita Verde. Een door Dorus zelf gemaakt tiny house op wielen gebouwd van pallets en gerecyclede materialen. Over een week wonen we precies vijf jaar op Ibiza en begonnen we ons avontuur in Casita […]Read More
To insert the cup was rather easy, but little did I know what was ahead of me later that day when I wanted to remove the menstrual cup to empty and clean it. Probably I inserted it too deep, because removing the thing seems impossible.Read More