Day 239 – Local Shopping for Young (by older!) Rock Stars….

Today I’m going to focus on a great shop we found on Rue du Page in Ixelles (Brussels) on a 3 hour dash round our local area to find a birthday present for Natan, the 10 year old friend of our son, whose ‘Rock Star’ birthday party he is attending tonight.  Les Petits Riens had … Continue reading

Day 105 – The Cube, my unbelievable birthday treat!

Friday night was really unbelievable.  Hubbie had pulled a major ‘fast one’, and booked us over a month ahead into a pop-up restaurant on top of the ‘Arc de Triomphe’ in Parc Cinquantenaire.  We raced across town to make the 6.45pm deadline, as the ascent to the top, was timed for 7pm sharp.  After 13 … Continue reading