Brussels today

Brussels today

For photos of what the weather is like today please go to external link: http://photoskiwi.over-blog.com/tag/brussels/ HAPPY VIEWING ! REMEMBER TO TIE UP YOUR DOGGIES IN THE FORÊT DE SOIGNES There are other animals and wildlife in the forest who have...

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Okarito here we come!

Okarito here we come!

Have you heard of “Okarito”? Have you heard of “gorsebusting? Have you heard of “gorse”? If you want to call yourself a real Kiwi, do not show your ignorance but quickly read all about it by following the links below- external links: https://www.newzealand.com/int/okarito/...

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When “crossing ones legs” does not work….

When “crossing ones legs” does not work….

A call for stealth in the “calls of nature”! external link: https://www.theguardian.com/world/2022/jul/04/call-to-tighten-new-zealand-law-that-allows-public-pooping-if-no-one-watching?CMP=Share_iOSApp_Other

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Something to get your teeth into

Something to get your teeth into

Canterbury residents up in arms against “mille vaches” (feedlot) farms moving in The rush for profits in New Zealand beef farming is causing serious concern in local communities who have to deal with the resulting environmental pollution from the methods...

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NZ PM winging her way to Europe

NZ PM winging her way to Europe

Jacinda Ardern has embarked on a whirlwind tour of Europe. On agenda is the rubbing of shoulders with the world’s Great and Mighty at the NATO summit in Madrid, an attempt to finalise a slippery Free Trade Deal with Europe and rounding off with a meeting...

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WALKING IN BRUSSELS

WALKING IN BRUSSELS

Four Brussels walking circuitsfrom the Flying KiwiBrussels walking circuit 1. Forêt de Soignes : http://photoskiwi.over-blog.com/2015/05/brussels-walking-circuit-1-foret-de-soignes.html Brussels walking circuit 2. Tervuren : http://photoskiwi.over-blog.com/2015/05/brussels-walking-circuit-2-tervuren.html...

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LIVING OFF NATURE

LIVING OFF NATURE

- WHEN AND WHAT TO GATHER ON YOUR COUNTRY WALKS Yes, even in Belgium you can find things to eat out in the wild. DANDELION LEAVES:MID-MARCH to MID-APRIL (avoid cultivated fields) AIL DES OURS: MID-MARCH to MID-APRIL (smell first- onion smell- do not confuse...

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art from Down Under

art from Down Under

Australian and New Zealand paintings If you are feeling a little homesick in Belgium, why not give yourself a virtual taste of Down Under by buying paintings from Australian artist Lindsay Kilminster. You can view his paintings here -external link: https://bluethumb.com.au/lindsaymk1/...

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Brussels Yesterday

Brussels Yesterday

Brussels in all its splendor in 1908 in color! If you want to see how Brussels looked in 1908 here is an interesting film from that time, restored and enhanced by new technology. The source is the Prelinger Archive. The film and a detailed list of places...

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A taste of home

A taste of home

For all you homesick Kiwis here is a website to satisfy your cravings! External link : https://loadingdocs.net/

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Goodnight Kiwi

Goodnight Kiwi

Beat those homesickness blues. Give yourselves a quick fix of New Zealand with this - external link : https://www.nzonscreen.com/title/goodnight-kiwi-1981

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Remember this? What a Dagg!

Remember this? What a Dagg!

Brighten up your day with this – external link : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AeUzrsjwF4I Tributes to John Clarke here – external link : http://www.radionz.co.nz/national/programmes/mediawatch/audio/201840219/john-clarke-mocking-the-media

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