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Happy with a touch of sadness

This story has to happen… I started in July after visiting friends from a former life in Canada. In November I was talking to a new friend in  South Africa. She was feeling very insecure, very unhappy with her life. … Continue reading

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“Never give up. When your heart becomes tired, just walk with your legs – but move on.”

These days I go biking. To get fit, spend calories, the best excuse to eat afterwards. But also to let my mind run wild riding against the wind, between the trees, through puddles,… We have some lovely days. But other … Continue reading

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And so started a voyage

I sold my gold. And so started a voyage. Where better to start than Egypt and the time of the pharaohs. The recent Arab Spring still scares tourists away. Sometimes I think governments, journalists create a psychosis. Don’t go there! … Continue reading

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What about added value?

  It’s been a while since I blogged, I am so ashamed… It seems as if time came to a stand still after Xmas. With my two teenagers I returned to the French Riviera, the place I lived for 11 … Continue reading

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Can I borrow your name?

Benjamin Franklin once said: “I wake up every morning at nine and grab for the morning paper. Then I look at the obituary page. If my name is not on it, I get up. ” These days, we have to … Continue reading

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