Crossing the cultural divide

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or - how to overcome the challenge of the obligatory kiddies' birthday party This morning, while browsing idly amongst the exotic foods at the Thai food fair in our local Brussels market place – sniffing hungrily at the delicious aromas wafting through...

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Saturday at the pictures

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Here in Brussels, cinema-going for the whole family need not break the bank - programme here - external link: http://www.samedisducine.be/programme2.html

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Bringing up bilingual children in Brussels

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one Kiwi mother’s experience As you raise bilingual children doubts occasionally surface such as - how will they turn out ? - have you chosen the right educational path ? - the right school ? - the right language ? - the right environment? I would like...

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New Zealand in Flanders Fields - 2017

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Report and photos of the New Zealand Centenary opening ceremony Messines (Frank Mahieu) - Mesen - 07/06/2017 - external link : http://www.wo1.be/en/youwerethere/11042/new-zealand-centenary-opening-ceremony-messines-frank-mahieu Photos of the New Zealand...

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Remember this? What a Dagg!

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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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Château de la Hulpe

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- you do not need to go far to enjoy nature. The Château de la Hulpe is only a stone's throw from Brussels in the French-speaking part of Belgium. Enjoy the photos here - external link : http://photoskiwi.over-blog.com/2017/04/chateau-de-la-hulpe.htm...

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Hofstade - exploring Flanders

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Yes, we do occasionally cross borders into Flanders.... Enjoy photos from an excursion into a scenic reserve an easy drive from Brussels - external link : http://photoskiwi.over-blog.com/2017/03/hofstade-exploring-flanders.html

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