Tuesday, October 30, 2007
Monday, October 29, 2007
Ruislip Lido, U.K.
Tuesday, October 23, 2007
Sunday, October 21, 2007
Last weekend we went to
Monday, October 15, 2007
Two days ago I arrived in
What a difference: from sunny
I feel wonderful and forget about gray skies between both these two beautiful ladies.
Thursday, October 11, 2007
Swimming in Carlsbad
Tomorrow I am leavin' the American continent again ... I am flyin' with Karen back to Europe.
Thanks for your hospitaliy Jon, Tom and Karen. It was nice travellin' with you and stayin' in your family in sunny California. So long and goodbye America!
Monday, October 08, 2007
South Carlsbad State Beach
This weekend we went to
Another great day in paradise !
Friday, October 05, 2007
Carlsbad, North San Diego County, California
Yesterday I arrived in
Today we were hanging out in the backyard of the Linker family where I live now.
On the picture you see Jon who brought me here, Karen his wife, and their son Tom on whose knees I am sitting.
Finally, I am back in the Golden State and to be honest, I love it to be here.
Wednesday, October 03, 2007
J’aime bien Paris, la ville lumière et du bal musette …
You see me here on the balcony of Villa Panthéon, the hotel we stayed in, right in front hotel California … and that’s exactly where we fly to tomorrow: North San Diego County, California where Jon and his family live.
Monday, October 01, 2007
What a surprise … David didn’t tell me anything when we left
So close to my home, friends and family! Sorry, mom and dad … but we really didn’t have the time to visit Vlezenbeek. David was busy attending the
Thanks David for everything and greet David jr., Andrew and Caeleigh for me when you’re back in
It really felt good to be back in
As you might probably know since the last Federal elections on June, the 10th there are negotiations going on to form a new government in my little country. These negotiations are characterized by the disagreement by the Flemish and French-speaking parties about the need and the nature of a constitutional reform, which resulted in a political crisis. On September 18, a symbolic 100 days have passed since the election, making it one of the longest formation periods in Belgian history. The 2007 formation is now the second longest formation period in Belgian history.
During my stay, on September 29, King Albert II again appointed Yves Leterme for a second time as formateur. So the negotiations can restart next week. I don't know whether my stay in Belgium had an influence on the negotiations, but I can leave
Before I return to the