Bingo with Birds

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While we were having our vacation in Amsterdam we were staying in our own apartment … which happens to be in the famous 9 Little Streets area … yes I know we are very lucky. My husband and I bought this place almost 15 years ago and it was our first home together … very special indeed :)

Normally we rent it out but for the summer we decided to keep it for ourselves and this gave me a wonderful opportunity to explore my home-city in the best way possible. Walking from our home to ‘Het Spui‘ is only possible when I pass a super tiny street and it is in this little street that I discovered HearHear Amsterdam … a tiny two story shop in Amsterdam … and with ‘tiny’ I really mean ‘tiny’ … unbelievable to think that back in the old days families would actually live here.

I am rambling on because I am so passionate about the canal area in Amsterdam … feels like one big outdoor museum, you can almost feel the history of the city by strolling along the canals … but let me get back to the subject of this post … Bird Bingo … a game I couldn’t resist during my visit at HearHear. The game is of such high quality and made so beautifully … of course the gorgeous bird illustrations by Christine Berrie help a lot :)

My boys and I haven’t played it yet but I am sure it will be one of those all time favorites from now on…

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All images by me, Irene Hoofs at Bloesem Kids

 

.. Bird Bingo at Chronicle Books
.. HearHear Amsterdam
.. Christine Berrie


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