Journey of a Groningen Girl
Anneke and I both arrived as children, taken to Bonegilla "migrant reception centre".(Back on my soap-box:) Photos and descriptions of post-war immigrants "grateful" to be accommodated in the ex-army…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Nell Jones May 6, 2011.
Ozcloggie has not received any gifts yet
Finishing off Boxing Day and reporting that Christmas Day was 100% traditional for me and I suspect that the atmosphere would not have been unfamiliar to the Jones Family.
Held, as ever (except that last year 3 out of the 4 of us, were in the U.K. and the year before that, I was in the Netherlands) in the home where we've celebrated Christmas since 1981, divorce notwithstanding.
The mixture of guests, reminds me of the "mixture" present at Malcolm's birthday party and Nell's…Continue
Posted on December 26, 2011 at 10:06pm
I HAD been told but, although it feels like I'm standing still, on the other hand, I may have too many fingernails in too many Dutch-Australian "pies" (stroopwafels?).
At the last minute, before attending yesterday's bi-monthly meet-up of the Dutch Australian Genealogy Group, I decided to leave my video and still cameras, at home.
I was really proud that I resisted the temptation to take them, because as someone at the meet-up confirmed, I'm rarely seen without…Continue
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