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[3 Nov 2009 | Comments Off on Change FireFox default search egine (about:config) | ]
Change FireFox default search egine (about:config)

For some reason my default search engine in FireFox was changed to Ask.com, probably because I installed there tool bar accidentally. Today it was time to get rid of this and switch back to good ald Google.These are the steps I took to change the default search engine in FireFox

Open a new tab.
Enter “about:config” and hit enter, this brings up the all powerful settings of Firefox.
You should agree to the warning that you could potentially mess things up
In the filter enter keyword.url
Double click and change keyword.url string to Google, the …

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[13 May 2009 | Comments Off on Iceland 2009 | ]
Iceland 2009

From April 28 2009 till May 3rd 2009 we have spend a couple of days in Iceland. Hopefully this post gives you some useful information in case you are planning a trip to Iceland!
28th April
Today we boarded IcelandAir from Schiphol airport to Keflavik airport. A convenient time as we arrived in Iceland at around 15:00 which gave us the chance to immediately go to the Blue Lagoon, one of the tourist hot spots. You pay 20 euro to get entrance to the Lagoon and can even hire towels and swimwear …

Cooking, Featured, Nederlands »

[6 Apr 2009 | Comments Off on Courgettecoulis met paling | ]
Courgettecoulis met paling

Dit is het recept voor courgettecoulis met paling voor 4 personen, een voorgerecht wat zeer makkelijk te bereiden is en niet onbelangrijk; je kunt het helemaal voorbereiden!
Ingredienten

1 grote (vlees)tomaat of twee kleinere smakelijke tomaten
1 ui
2 courgettes (niet zulke grote, anders wat minder)
ong. 1 dl visbouillon
bekertje crème fraiche
4 palingfilets
zout/peper
1 halve eetl. olijfolie

Bereiding

Kruis tomaat/tomaten in en dompel ze even in water tegen de kook,
Ontvel de tomaten, snijd ze in vieren, ontdoe ze van zaadjes en maak er kleine blokjes van.
Snijd de ui (niet te fijn)
Snijd de courgette in …

Cooking, Featured, Nederlands »

[6 Apr 2009 | Comments Off on Chocolade Semifreddo | ]
Chocolade Semifreddo

N0u daar gaat ie dan! Mijn eerste recept op mijn nieuwe website. Vanaf nu zal ik regelmatig een nieuw recept hier posten, een aantal is zelf bedacht, andere direct van mijn moeder geleend en sommige gewoon ergens vandaan geplukt. Dus daar gaan we:
Een heerlijk recept voor een toetje na een niet al te zware maaltijd!
Ingredienten

1 bekertje slag- of slankroom (2 1/2 dl.)
1 zakje vanillesuiker
125 gr. witte basterdsuiker
100 gram geraspte bittere/pure chocola
1 eetl. creme de cassis
3 eiwitten

Bereiding

Chocola raspen (niet in keukenmachine)
Eiwitten schuimig slaan (in vetvrije kom), helft van basterdsuiker erbij, verder …

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[6 Apr 2009 | Comments Off on Canon EOS 100D | ]
Canon EOS 100D

Since a few weeks we are the owners of a Canon EOS 1000D camera.  After playing around for 2 years with my Sony Cybershot DSC-W200 we thought it was time for a DSR camera.
After playing around a bit I already found out that I probably need some practice before going on holiday again.  I still have 3 weeks before going to Iceland so hopefully I get a chance to test it a bit more and discover all the settings and options.

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[5 Apr 2009 | Comments Off on Christiaan Maarten Mourik | ]
Christiaan Maarten Mourik

Welcome to my new personal webspace!
In the next weeks I will be building up this page and adding content slowly. As you can see I am using wordpress with  Arthemia theme. I still have things that are not working but that should all be fixed sooner or later.
On this blog I will try and post on a regular base articles on topics that have my interest. This includes traveling, cooking and open source software. Feel free to sent me all your comments and remarks.