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Here I would love to share with you our travels and adventures as international mushroom consultants. MEMOIRS about husband Pieter Vedder, who was a SCIENTIFIC PIONEER in Mushroom Cultivation Education. His practical handbook is in 8 languages and is called the MUSHROOM BIBLE: https://mariettesbacktobasics.blogspot.com/2020/08/modern-mushroom-growing-2020-harvesting.html

Saturday, August 29, 2020

August 29, 1983 We Immigrated to the USA

Already 37 years ago since we moved from The Netherlands to the USA...
Easy to remember as it was on my youngest brother Jan's birthday.
Little Mauzie the Dachshund flew with us.
She was a feisty little girl and lived exactly to the day 2 years as an immigrant doggie...
Miss her, she was oh so smart and easy.
Husband Pieter and I, with Mauzie stand at the site for the Campbell Soup mushroom plant, on November 26 of 1983.

22 comments:

  1. Bellissimi ricordi,ciao Mariette!

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    1. Cara Olga,
      Sì, sono bei ricordi. Anche se mi manca la mia ragazza Mauzie...
      Abbracci,
      Mariette

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    1. Dearest Victor,
      Thank you, above all it is about being happy!
      Hugs,
      Mariette

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  3. Viejos recuerdos, que no se olvidan. Seguro que a ella le ha ido muy bien en la vida.

    Besos

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    1. Querida Antónia,
      Sí, esos son maravillosos recuerdos que nos dieron forma y también por ser un cojín para la vejez.
      Abrazos,
      Mariette

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    1. Dearest Anne,
      Yes it sure is and also about my Mauzie girl...
      Hugs,
      Mariette

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  5. Mauzie looks so sweet Mariette, our furry family leave us with such warm memories 💜

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    1. Dearest Grace,
      Yes, Mauzie sure left us with lots of warm memories!
      Hugs,
      Mariette

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  6. Hello Mariette and Pieter, Happy Anniversary for immigrating to the U.S. You have shown Mauzie before, but I hadn't realized that she was in the U.S. with you. She seems quite content!
    --Jim

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    1. Dearest Jim,
      Thank you, such an anniversary proves that I've lived most years of my life in the USA.
      Yes, my Mauzie, daughter of a Dutch champion (her Dachshund Dad) came with us on Royal Dutch Airlines. She lived exactly two years with us in Georgia and she was quite happy here.
      Hugs,
      Mariette

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  7. Happy anniversary of immigrating to the USA! Great photos of you and your husband Pieter. And Mauzie! She was a cute little doggie :-)

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    1. Dearest Tamago,
      Thank you and while we had our cup of green tea together, I just mentioned that Mauzie would have gotten along fine with the kitties. She used to sleep with our black kitty boy. He got poisoned by a neighbor when he was half a year old...
      Hugs,
      Mariette

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    1. Dearest Jo-Anne,
      A piece of our history now and sweet Mauzie was so precious!
      Hugs,
      Mariette

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  9. Happy 37th anniversary Mariette

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    1. Dearest Sami,
      Thank you and so the years add up.
      Hugs,
      Mariette

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  10. Ho cambiato il tema del blog,ora è quello vecchio.Spero non ci siano problemi.Se trovi problemi per favore me lo scrivi.Grazie,buona serata,OLga

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    1. Cara Olga,
      Te ne sei preso cura; Grazie!
      Abbracci,
      Mariette

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  11. Hello Mariette,
    Great picture of you and Pieter. Such a pretty picture of you with Mauzie! Great for America to have you and Pieter here!
    Hugs , Betsy

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    1. Dearest Betsy,
      Thank you and we both love being here in the USA.
      Mauzie girl was also quite happy here, the climate was a huge difference for all of us.
      Hugs,
      Mariette

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