My first experience of fasting and hiking in Provence, France

 

Several people in the past year have shared with me their positive experience of fasting, and after giving it some thought, I decided I would try it out too. The mere thought of not eating for a whole week is pretty traumatizing to many people – including me, but everyone I talked to seemed thoroughly happy and enthusiastic about it, so it couldn’t be that bad. Continue reading “My first experience of fasting and hiking in Provence, France”

Celebrating Earth Day 2015 in the magical Hallerbos

It was just the perfect time of the year in the Hallerbos today, a small wood around 30min south of Brussels: the bluebells were in full blossom, and their scent was subtle but persistent. The sky was clear and the air was crisp and slightly breezy. There were lots of other lovely forest flowers to create a beautiful tapestry of colours, textures and fragrances. Continue reading “Celebrating Earth Day 2015 in the magical Hallerbos”

Spring in the heart of Brussels: A symphony for the senses

Another walk in the beautiful Woluwe park and this time, there’s no doubt: Spring is here! We are so privileged to live in the middle of Brussels and to have wildlife close by. I’ve decided to make the most of it and to enjoy nature as much as possible when I have a spare hour. We are so focused on our daily routine which involves mostly seeing, and a walk in the nature helps sharpen our five senses. Continue reading “Spring in the heart of Brussels: A symphony for the senses”