Friday, August 31, 2007

White Rose

I love the White rose in it’s splendour...
traditional Cornish Folk song

link to :
Abstraction White Rose, 1927 by Georgia O'keeffe
at AllPosters.com.
and
wikipedia: white rose (EN)

Thursday, August 30, 2007

Garden #4

link to: The Garden Cat - Greg Gawlowski
by allposters.com

Wednesday, August 29, 2007

Medieval Leuven

details Lakenhal - Leuven

The Linen-hall (1317–1345) in an early-Gothic style,
with baroque addition, is today the University Hall


link to : Leuven: Off the Beaten Path Tips
by Christophe Ons - vitualtourist.com

detail Town Hall Leuven

....carved socles, tracery and pinnacles,
crowned with turrets and balustrades


Leuven: Things to Do Tips
by irisbe - vitualtourist.com

Tuesday, August 28, 2007

Starfish

Beaded Star

link to: starfish
types of starfish you might find beachcombing
by seashells.org
and
I love Starfish
from tgrace86 - video (02:29)
music by Sister Hazel - Starfish

Monday, August 27, 2007

Meerbeek and Willebringen

... growing peas

link to: Meerbeek (NL)
by Gemeente Meerbeek
and
Natuureservaat de Rotte Gaten (NL)
by Natuurpunt Kortenberg

SUNDAY, AUGUST 26, 2007

Lathyrus tuberosus

link to: Wild plants in the Nederlands and Belgium
(EN also NL-DE)

by K.M. Dijkstra

EN: tuberous pea, earth-nut peavine
NL: aardaker - FR: gesse tubéreuse
DE: Knollen-Platterbse

... more a curious dog than a guard dog

link to: Myosoton aquaticum / Stellaria aquatica
(EN also NL-FR-DE)
by KULeuven Campus Kortrijk
EN: water chickweed - NL: watermuur
FR: céraiste aquatique - DE: Wasserdarm

link to Wikipedia: Willebringen (NL)

hiking - link to: Doorheen de Mene-Jordaanvallei (NL)
en het landschap binnen de ruilverkaveling Willebringen
by Natuurpunt Velpe-Mene

Saturday, August 25, 2007

Florus & Klaartje

Florus on a sheepskin rug

link to: baby rug (EN)
Simply Australian
and
Sheepskin Infant Items (EN)
Netkidswear

Klaartje eating a Petit Beurre biscuit

link to: The Petit Beurre LU Biscuit (EN)
Tasty Brittany
and
De historie van de LU-koekjes in Nederland (NL)
LU

Friday, August 24, 2007

PGO 4-wheeler

... fits into the parking space comfortably

link to: PGO Buggy
Philco nv (EN also NL-FR-DE)
and
PGO Bugxter in Europe Bugxter Buggy
from: caffeinefree03 - video 01:18

Thursday, August 23, 2007

Garden #3

link to: Piet Bekaert Gallery on Art.com

and
Garden Gnome Chomsky
From: antonsledgehammer - (video 0:50)
Introducing Garden Gnome Chomsky,
the adorable pontificating lawn ornament.
Part of the whole line of Garden Intellectuals,
exclusively, from Anton Sledgehammer


Wednesday, August 22, 2007

Totem

Totem - (2004) by Jan Fabre
Mgr. Ladeuzeplein - Leuven
link to: Troubleyn/Jan Fabre - performing arts (EN also NL-FR)

Tuesday, August 21, 2007

Eat a Nectarine

link to: Nectarine - Fruits & Veggies Matters

storage - preparation - availability - nutrition - recipe
and
Eat a Nectarine
Mel Brooks as the 2000-year old man
extols the virtue of his favorite fruit

From: ratman921 - video (00:35)

Monday, August 20, 2007

Park Midden-Limburg

Heusden Zolder
link to: The former minecity “The shaft”

link to: Impatiens glandulifera (EN also NL-FR-DE)
by KULeuven - Campus Kortrijk

EN: Himalayan Balsam, Indian Balsam, Policeman's Helmet, Ornamental Jewelweed - NL: reuzenbalsemien -
FR: balsamine géante - DE: Riesen-Springkraut


Our Lady of the Hikers

link to: Calluna vulgaris (EN also NL-FR-DE)
by KULeuven - Campus Kortrijk

EN: heather - NL: struikhei -
FR: callune, bruyère commune - DE: Heidekraut


link to: Jasione montana (EN also NL-FR-DE)
by KULeuven - Campus Kortrijk

EN: Sheep's Bit, Sheep Scabious - NL: zandblauwtje -
FR: Jasione des montagnes -
DE: Berg-Sandglöckchen, Sandknöpfchen, Bergnelke, Schaf-Skabiose


link to: Erica tetralix (EN also NL-FR-DE)
by KULeuven - Campus Kortrijk

EN: cross-leaved heath - NL: gewone dopheide
FR: bruyère quaternée - DE: Gemeine Glockenheide

Park Midden Limburg Houthalen - Helchteren
link to:
fietsroute De Schansenroute (NL)
by fietsenmoetkunnen.be

Province of Limburg

Saturday, August 18, 2007

Archennes - Beaumont

Èrtchène/Archennes/Eerken
link to: Archennes (EN als FR-NL-DE-IT-ES)

Belgian draft horse or Brabant
Mare and foals


link to: Belgian draft horse (EN)
by horsecare.stablemade.com
Beaumont

link to: Beaumont - Garden (EN als FR-NL-DE-IT-ES)
Province of Walloon Brabant

Friday, August 17, 2007

Kesselse Heide

Kesselse Heide, a variety of heath, moor, fen...

link to: Nijlen - Things to do:
Kesselse Heide (EN)
by Maeve_81 - virtualtourist.com

and

the Heather Society (EN)
Welcome to the world of Heathers

Thursday, August 16, 2007

Afspanning De Hand

zeg maar Bolleke!

link to: de hand.be (NL)
and
the unofficial De Koninck site (EN - NL)
by Joris Roebben
Everything you always wanted to know about De Koninck,
but were afraid to ask


Wednesday, August 15, 2007

Nuts and Bolts

Nuts and Bolts

link to: Bolt Science - glossary
and
Screw loose
Meccano man on scooter
from ertil99 (video 00:39)

Tuesday, August 14, 2007

Sunflowers

Comparing and Contrasting Van Gogh's paintings with Life

Monday, August 13, 2007

Trabant

Trabant

link to: August Horch Museum, Zwickau (EN - DE)
and
Vintage 1960's East German Trabant Car Commercial (DE)
from:
sl3media (video - 00:27)

Saturday, August 11, 2007

Millenium Jump 2000

Millenium Jump 2000 - Mortsel
by Stefan Bongaerts

link to: Stefan Bongaerts (NL)
and
biography Stefan Bongaerts, sculptor (EN)
and
Madonna - Jump
from: madonna45 (video 03:23)

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