I was always the person who preferred to give a present than to get one. I liked to think for weeks about the idea and how could I make the person happy. The most exciting part for me was the possibility of creating something as a gift. Well, I am naturally a creative person. However, […]
A few days ago we had here in Kakadu National Park water buffalos, actually close to a trail where I ride every day on my bicycle to work. Although the buffalos were “moved” after one week, a new information sign was put on that road, probably just in case. Since that time every morning, I […]
Having a birthday 8 days before Christmas is not hitting the jackpot. Everybody born around Christmas, will agree with me, that they have had to share at least one gift. “This is for your Birthday and Christmas together.” Usually when you are a kid, you are pretty sad because of this. But after years, when […]
How we thought I had Melioidosis and how T. was bitten by spider… I always dreamt about having a garden full of salads, herbs and vegetables. I imagined myself with big boots and a watering can in my hand, walking across the wet grass of the morning, listening to singing birds. I dreamt about the day […]
Hard times came and I don’t have long hair anymore. We desperately needed money, so I cut it and sold it for hairpieces. I am joking of course. But the cut did happen for a different reason. I had beautiful long hair. It was in great condition and very thick, hair like that which every […]
It seems unbelievable, how easily your life can change. Be careful what you wish for. Such good advice for life. I wished and I dreamed for years about the day when I would finally pack a few of my things (meaning 50kg) and move somewhere (hopefully to Australia) and try to live in a different […]
I spent 27 days in Nepal. No matter how pathetic it sounds, these 27 days literally changed my life. I realised and discovered a lot about myself, about my values, my goals, about people and about nature. So let me tell you the 11 most important things that Nepal taught me.