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Our Dad reads “The new clothes of the Emperor”; left to right: Luke Cecil, Dad Geert-Jan Barkhuis, Ninouchka and Clarijalke.

Family Barkhuis: period 1839 – 1969.

 

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Friday, 01 March 2019: birthday dinner at Ristorante Italiano “Libero”, with our neighbors Peter and Marie from Nijmegen, my sisters Clarijalke and Ninouchka Barkhuis from Amsterdam, my friend Bart de Boer from Amsterdam, Pierre and yours truly.

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Amsterdam – Restaurant Bouf

Very near the Concertgebouw is the restaurant Bouf. They serve a Concertgebouw dinner: starter and main course after your choice, and coffee, for the fixed price of €32.50 / £29.20 (wine not included).

For my sister: duck breast

For me: goat cheese

For my sister: Black Angus Beef

For me: Calf steak.

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WotW#101 – My eldest sister came over from Amsterdam, to celebrate her 72th birthday in Nijmegen. She will stay 3 days. Above she is sitting beside the statue of the Dutch writer Simon Carmiggelt. 

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2017/06/30 – My eldest sister invited us for a celebration dinner @ Bistro De Stadstuyn, where we often come, also with Lady Mary Stewart-Wilson 🙂

As entrée for my sister and me a “Platter Stadstuyn”.  For Pierre: goat cheese from the oven.

As main course for her: salmon with italian pasta.

As main course for me: a beef carpaccio XXL. For Pierre an entrecote with French blue cheese.

As desert for me: a “Grand Desert Stadstuyn”. Pierre and my sister: coffee.