Birthday notes (Or: Puzzles from Marco)

Yesterday was my birthday. Fun times were had all around, between sharing a beer with Marco after work (we went to the Plein) to doing gourmetten with Roger that night.

I will have a few other photos later, but for now check out what Marco did:


Sticky notes!

In the morning I woke up to sticky notes everywhere. My favorite hiding place was on the toilet paper roll (not visible until you use it) and in my jacket sleeve, so that when I put my jacket on it popped out. There are 34 notes in all — numbered, thankfully — which read:

“Mijn lieve Niki, weet je dat het jouw drie-en-dertigste verjaardag is vandaag? Ik ben blij dat wij dat samen vieren want ik hou echt heel veel van jou! Je rare man – Marco (34 alvast voor het jaar dat nu begint).”

“My lovely Niki, do you know that it is your 33rd birthday today? I am happy that we can celebrate it together because I love you very much! Your silly husband – Marco (34 in advance for the year that now begins).”


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10 thoughts on “Birthday notes (Or: Puzzles from Marco)

  1. Sherry

    Nice. Hope your Birthday was good.

    • Yep! There are also some photos on Facebook (posted by a coworker) with work related birthday stuff. Let me know if you don’t see them on my timeline. 🙂

  2. minimama Henny

    Ja Niki dat je een rare man hebt dat weet ik al 41jaar .

  3. How romantic and super sweet! 🙂

  4. Imgettingcheesefries

    This is so cute and original haha! Really nice idea!

  5. Marco

    Honest truth is that I couldn’t come up with a good idea for a (online-created) birthday card. I like to be somewhat original, so this was my 2nd best option. I like to be somewhat outside of the box. And yes, cheese fries sound really good about now.

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