Category Archives: Bbq

Father’s Day present

For Father’s day Ton got a wonderful Weber square pizza stone baking tray for our Q-220 barbeque from Danique. It’s perfect for baking pizza, bread and deserts.

Weber square pizza stone

Weber square pizza stone

Froukje’s birthday party with bbq

Sa 07-Jul-2012 14.00-20.30: Froukje and Peter celebrated Froukje’s birthday (which was back in June) today with a bbq dinner. We also walked to the lake side in Grou, which is famous for its touristic sailing season.

BBQ with grandparents Ensink

Su 30-Jun-2012: Ton’s parents were visiting. The weather was beautiful, 22 degrees with quite a breeze. We bbq’d at the end of the afternoon.

BBQ with neighbours

Su 20-May-2012: Today we invited our neighbours Michel, Rebecca and Eliza for a bbq dinner. We were very fortunate, because it had rained all morning while in the afternoon the weather turned to be wonderful.

BBQ time

Saturday 19-May-2012: The weather is great today. Around 20 degrees with a mix of sun and cloud. Today the BBQ will be cleaned after having been covered during the winter season. The Weber Q-220 is now entering its 5th season and is still going strong. Next thing on the list today will be a trip to the butcher. There’s is also nice (bbq) weather in the forecast for the coming week. (when the BBQ was still new: 24-Apr-2008)

First bbq of the season


Today we enjoyed 16 degrees (Celsius) at the Wassenaar beach. We are closing off this great spring day with a Canadian bbq feast at Michel and Celine’s place in Leidschendam. In the picture is Michel’s Canadian cooking machine “President’s Choice” (from the Superstore). Enjoy the lovely spiced chicken with spinach pasta.

Th 29-Sep-2011: Bernie stayed with us

After we arrived from our vacation on Gran Canaria we had a visitor staying with us from Vancouver. Bernie stayed with us for one night and left the next afternoon to meet his partner in Paris. Ton picked him up from Amsterdam Airport Schiphol and we drove home for drinks and a bbq dinner. After breakfast the next day Bernie was dropped off by Ton at the train station in Hilversum. From there he travelled to Schiphol where he took the Thalys fast train to Paris.

Th 29-Sep-2011: Bernie stayed with us.

Th 29-Sep-2011: Bernie stayed with us.

ING “Priba project” boat party


15-Sep-2011 17.00-22.00: Ton was invited to celebrate the success of the Priba program. At 17.30 a boat tour started from Amsterdam Ijburg with The Titaan sailing ship ( We ancored at Durgerdam for an onboard bbq dinner, after which we sailed back to port at Ijburg.

Dettie, Peter & Froukje visiting

Today Dettie, Peter & Froukje were visiting us. After a day of shopping in Hilversum we closed the day with a bbq dinner at home. The weather was gorgeous today, with temperatures up to 26 degrees. Was this the last chance for a beautiful day of summer?

Klarenbeek bbq


Quinn, Joelle and Danique at the bbq party of Eco and Gusta in Klarenbeek.