Welcome to my home page
My family name is “Bijlmakers” which means “Axe maker”. It’s the second oldest profession.
On this website you will find a variety of topics such as “insects”, “agriculture”, “genealogy” (my family tree), collections of “proverbs and quotes”, information about “wine making”, and much more. This page is the starting point to visit all my pages; just pick one of the topics below.
"Every problem can be solved"
Insects and Spiders
I am an entomologist, so I created several websites about insects and spiders. Have a look at:
Fruits & Vegetables
Are you interested in agriculture? Visit these pages:
Also have a look at the World Crops Database with information and photos of hundreds of agricultural crops.
One of my hobbies is collecting information about my family tree with all its branches and roots.
Names in the family tree include:
Proverbs and Quotes
Another hobby is collecting proverbs and quotes. Here’s an example:
I often quote myself. It adds spice to my conversation.
(George Bernard Shaw)
Of course I have also collected some proverbs and quotes about wine.
Some men will build a wine cellar when they have found just one grape.
Other pages and links