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Thu 31 December 2015

Nienke says "Hello World"

Posted by Michiel Scholten in family   

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In the night of Sunday to Monday, at 4:17, Nienke rushed into this world. Where Daan took his time being delivered, I was barely awake (Ineke woke me at 4:01) when Nienke saw her first lamplight.

Needless to say, she was born at home, in the tub where …


Wed 02 January 2013

Goodbye 2012, hello 2013

Posted by Michiel Scholten in family   

What a year 2012 was. It was the year both me and my wife turned 30; a thing that's both just a number and a sign of us maturing and entering a next phase in our lives. It was the year in which we drove thousands of kilometers in our …


Sat 02 July 2011


Posted by Michiel Scholten in family   

This morning one year ago I was eating breakfast at my parents' place, anticipating seeing my bride for the first time in her beautiful dress. The day that followed was a whirlwind of really great moments and happenings, leading us to be married at a beautiful castle, then celebrating it …