The walk home

22 May

… or the walk to work, whichever you prefer, but only on the way home today did I realize how this part of the sidewalk has transformed seemingly overnight:

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Sunday + Pentecôte

20 May

Today is a national holiday and while Carlos spent the morning riding with his buds in the rain, I stayed in but woke early and got stuff on my to-do list done… the week seems to be off to a good start! Also, after the really nice Sunday we just had…

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getting around to adding a few things to our flat, fresh flowers from the weekly Sunday market and a few pictures on the living room wall

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going into the Royal Museum of the Army and of Military History…

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the king’s tricycle

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Definitely well worth a visit! (or two)

Bois de Halle – Hallerbos

12 May

The weekend has been cold and dreary, which is partly why we’ve stayed in most of it catching up on some reading… but I thought I’d post a few of Carlos‘ pictures and a cool video in Bois de Halles (south of Brussels) from this week. Hope to go there sometime soon to see the many hyacinths and other flowers in bloom, weather permitting!

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teensy spider!

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Miles Kane at Botanique

10 May

Last night we headed over to les Nuits Botanique to make the most of our one-off holiday by going a little crazy over Mr. Kane… Yeah, just a little, though we might have sung our way through the whole concert while bouncing up and down non-stop… how could anyone not?

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Praha

27 Apr

A couple of weeks ago I headed to Prague with a few of my mates who are doing the same traineeship program, each in a different city. The weekend was so much fun we’re already thinking of our next meet up…

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Music Monday

8 Apr

For your start of the brand new week. Bonne journée!

All revved up

7 Apr

Feeling all energized for the start of a new week after a very enjoyable weekend: second hand markets on both Saturday and Sunday mornings, house party on Saturday evening, an afternoon at Café Kafka on Sunday.

New shirt

my new-old white and pink bowtied shirt 🙂

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inexpensive haircuts at Les Halles de Saint-Géry while 60’s oldies sounded in the background, like this one…:

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never had herbal tea like this… yum!