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Nail-biting stuff

I will be starting on my new job and career in marketing in about 10 hours from now. This means I will probably get little or no sleep at all, and will be completely useless in the morning. I hope (and fully expect) my new boss will cut me some slack and let me ease into it over the next few days -- after all, he hired me knowing full-well I have no previous experience in this field. But we'll see what happens.

Meanwhile, I want to draw your attention to my friend and former colleague Coco's website, The Dutch Table. She moved to Idaho some years ago, and has since embarked on a mission to acquaint the world with the delights of Dutch traditional foods and cuisine. Have a look, see what you think, and maybe try one or two of her recipes!

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evenstar_estel
Apr. 3rd, 2011 08:56 pm (UTC)
I wish you the absolute best of luck at your new job!
gamiila
Apr. 4th, 2011 01:52 am (UTC)
Thanks you so much!
bogwitch
Apr. 3rd, 2011 09:03 pm (UTC)
Good luck!
gamiila
Apr. 4th, 2011 01:53 am (UTC)
Cheers!
brutti_ma_buoni
Apr. 3rd, 2011 09:07 pm (UTC)
I hope you get some sleep, and have a really enjoyable first day.

And the website is a great link - thanks!
gamiila
Apr. 4th, 2011 01:56 am (UTC)
Managed 4,5 hours, which is about 3 more than I had anticipated...why, when I've set the alarm, does my subconscious think I won't hear it? It's a mystery to me, but it does give me the opportunity to say 'thankyou' before I leave for work ;-)
chickenfeet2003
Apr. 3rd, 2011 09:07 pm (UTC)
Some years ago I was in Amsterdam on business for a few days so I asked one of my Dutch colleagues what typically Dutch food I should be sure to try.

I got a one word answer "Indonesian".
gamiila
Apr. 4th, 2011 01:51 am (UTC)
Hee! As curry is said to be Britain's national dish, rijsttafel ("Indonesian") is ours.
melegyrn
Apr. 3rd, 2011 10:17 pm (UTC)
All will be well. Break a leg!
gamiila
Apr. 4th, 2011 01:57 am (UTC)
Thank you.

Edited at 2011-04-04 01:57 am (UTC)
enigmaticblues
Apr. 3rd, 2011 10:28 pm (UTC)
Good luck!
gamiila
Apr. 4th, 2011 01:58 am (UTC)
Thanks!
anonypooh
Apr. 3rd, 2011 10:30 pm (UTC)
All the best! Take it easy :-)

gamiila
Apr. 4th, 2011 01:58 am (UTC)
I will, thanks!
curiouswombat
Apr. 3rd, 2011 10:33 pm (UTC)
Good luck - I'm sure it'll be fine - I have every confidence in you!
gamiila
Apr. 4th, 2011 01:59 am (UTC)
I'm sure you're right, thank you.
soundingsea
Apr. 4th, 2011 12:10 am (UTC)
Nifty site your friend's got there. Those rolls look tasty.

Good luck with the new job. I'm confident you'll rock!
gamiila
Apr. 4th, 2011 02:00 am (UTC)
I'll pass on the praise.

Thanks!
deborahw37
Apr. 4th, 2011 06:31 am (UTC)
Good luck!
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