Bad Luck and Shooting Stars at Les Hemmes

It was time to drag our buggy gear on the road again. Les Hemmes had been enjoying low tide for half a week already, so the beach would be as perfect as it gets. Also the forecast was promising rather nice winds. Needless to say, we were both excited to get going. We reached France…

Why Vegan?

That seems to be a common place question nowadays. So I asked myself the very same question. And answered well, why not? I’ve been pondering on the matter lately. I grew up on a farm. I saw animals live and die up close and personal, and I claim to know a thing or two about what…

The endless Les Hemmes

Friday the 13th. The day that started our long weekend of hippie beach life. Our car was packed full again, we had a special guest with us, from Waffle’s work. We had also some extra special goodies for the birthday of one of the buggiers. The car was feeling like a mammoth slumbering through the…

Hiking in Hotton

Our hiking season of this year has been opened. We explored yet another region of Belgium, being the beautiful Hotton!

Sink or Swim

So many of these learning experiences in my life are related to horses. This particular one, has to do with the very first steps of owning one of those magnificent animals. I got her when I was 12. She was 12 too. I had 6 years of experiences about life among horses, mainly in riding schools…

Christmas Road Trip 2015 – Part Two

On the morning of the last day of the year we woke up in a hotel, somewhere north of Ax-les-Thermes, attacked a rather sad little breakfast and headed outside. In the evening we should arrive to Barcelona, but since it was a drive of only a couple of hours, we were in no hurry. There…

The Art of Hiking – Short Guide

Have you ever had a moment of thinking, if you would go for a hiking holiday? Did you consider and then bury the whole idea? Too much hassle and no idea where to go? Maybe you went and hated it, since your feet were completely destroyed, or maybe you had way too heavy backpack and you…

Why do we hike?

For some people hiking seems like an utterly stupid thing to do. Well, they are right, if you think about it. These days walking is not needed, you can get to places in perfect comfort with several different methods. You don’t have to walk. Unless you have received a few blows too many in the…

No Lists No Buckets

Bucket lists. I was having a talk with my friend about these things the other day, hence the post. Everybody seems to have their list these days. A list where you have all the things you want to do, see, experience and be a part of. People are living their lives forward. Waiting eagerly the moment they…