Monday, December 5, 2011

Dec 5th! Sinterklaasfeest Pakjesavond, 2011! Saint Nicholas Fest Gift Night, 2011!

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It's the 6th year of me (the expat) celebrating Sinterklaas on
"Kats-in-Klompen" and tonight is pakjesavond (gift night)! :o)

photo copyright Judith Nijholt-Strong. all rights reserved.
Gifts From the Saint ~ December, 2011
Utrecht, The Netherlands

No drawings or paintings this year, but I have some current, wonderful, pics of Sinterklaas chocolates, cookies and of course, pakjes (gifts) for you! At the bottom of this post, I've included the links to my previous posts about Sinterklaas and this happy Dutch tradition.
(click to enlarge)
all images copyright Judith Nijholt-Strong. all rights reserved
Sinterklaas Pics Mosaic ~ December 2011
Utrecht, The Netherlands

And here are the links to my previous years' posts about Sinterklaas (click on the titles under the small pics):






(a detailed history of the tradition in this post)


Happy Sinterklaasfeest to everyone!

:o)
Judy

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2 comments:

Yorky said...

A lovely collection Judy.

Doug

J. Nijholt-Strong said...

Thanks Doug!

:)

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