Christmas 2001 in The Netherlands
photos taken by Stan Schaap and Susan Kramer

1. L-R: Simon, 15, Tobias, 13.5, Victor, Ma (Truus Schaap), Stan (Victor is Stan's younger brother - father of Simon and Tobias). Victor's house in Utrecht.

2. Pa (Kees Schaap) resting at AZU hospital - the Utrecht University Medical Center.

3. Susan holding a Noh mask - a birthday present from Victor and the boys.

4. L-R: Tobias, 13.5, and Simon. Simon's 15th birthday was 12/23/01.

5. L-R: Victor, Tobias, Simon serving a course of Victor's 7-course 4th annual Christmas dinner.
Courses in the dinner consisted of: 1. liver pâté with cranberry sauce; 2. cream of lobster soup, crusty cheese bread; 3. tiny rolls with wild game sauce (in this photo); 4. sautéed fresh tuna, salad garnish; 5. rolled wild boar braised with mushroom sauce - brussel sprouts, peas and corn alongside, potato croquettes; 6. fruit salad and separate green salad; 7. chocolate covered icecream balls (like small eskimo pies) with hot chocolate sauce drizzled atop.

6. L-R: Ma, Tobias, Susan. Tobias and Simon did the serving. Dinner spanned 2 hours.

7. L-R: Susan, Ma and Simon.

8. Victor with Simon in background and Tobias.

9. L-R: Susan trying on the Noh mask, Victor, Simon and Ma.

10. Simon laying the corner stone for a new construction of the train layout both boys build and manage - located just in front of their bunkbeds.


more family photos:
Family and Travels in The Netherlands 2001 and Family in Maryland, USA http://www.susankramer.com/familypix.html
Family in Chicago 2001  http://www.susankramer.com/familypix2.html
Family and Travels in California 2001  http://www.susankramer.com/familypix3.html
Photos of Paris 2001  http://www.susankramer.com/parisphotos.html
Family, Friends & Views in America and Europe  http://www.susankramer.com/familypix5.html
Kröller-Müller Museum sculpture garden, The Netherlands  http://www.susankramer.com/sculptures.html
Dolls & Bunnies  http://www.susankramer.com/dolls.html
Trip to Emmen, The Netherlands  http://www.susankramer.com/familypix6.html
Memories from the Past  http://www.susankramer.com/familypix7.html
May 2002 - Birthdays, Polly and Greg, Chicago and California  http://www.susankramer.com/familypix8.html
May 17-23, 2002, Santa Barbara and Goleta, California  http://www.susankramer.com/familypix9.html
May 17-23, 2002, More Events in California http://www.susankramer.com/familypix10.html
Western Europe and the USA http://www.susankramer.com/ourworld.html
Summer Vacations 2002, Part I  http://www.susankramer.com/familypix11.html
Summer Vacations 2002, Part II  http://www.susankramer.com/familypix12.html
Stan's Family in The Netherlands  http://www.susankramer.com/familypix13.html
Castricum, The Netherlands  http://www.susankramer.com/familypix14.html
Hoffman and Melocik Family Photos  http://www.susankramer.com/familypix15.html
Christmas in The Netherlands 2002  http://www.susankramer.com/familypix16.html
Christmas (and more) in America 2002  http://www.susankramer.com/familypix17.html
Castricum, March 2003 and Beyond  http://www.susankramer.com/familypix18.html
Castricum, and Father's Day June 15, 2003 http://www.susankramer.com/familypix19.html
Flowers in the Yard, Castricum June, 2003  http://www.susankramer.com/familypix20.html
Bluetits - Pimpelmezen  http://www.susankramer.com/birds.html
Rice family visits The Netherlands  http://www.susankramer.com/familypix21.html
Trip to Family in America, September 2003  http://www.susankramer.com/familypix22.html
Garden and Birds in Castricum, November 2003  http://www.susankramer.com/familypix23.html
 

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