• Never too old to love again

    Posted Nov 13 by Sylvio Belcourt


    Better the devil you know than the devil you don't.  If you are in a happy relationship, this article will not interest you. Marriage is a long term commitment. Sadly for many, it ends with no hope of recovery. Som Read More...

  • Is there a God?

    Posted Apr 21 by Sylvio Belcourt


    I wrote this article because I am often asked why I published photos of myself visiting and praying in mosques or temples over the years that I’ve travelled. I was born and raised by a Catholic family and I was Read More...

  • Good food, Great wine and good company

    Posted Mar 28 by Sylvio Belcourt


      For health reasons and living alone, I do my best to eat healthy food.   I do follow a daily diet of healthy food but that rule is absolutely broken when I go out to a dinner parties or to restaurants to e Read More...

  • My travel companion therapy

    Posted Feb 14 by Sylvio Belcourt


    Extract from TAD buddy club. (Surnames are suppressed) The year 2018 has been a waste of another year of travel adventures because I procrastinated and was not keen of travelling solo. My definition of a travel compan Read More...

  • Life is not complicated

    Posted March 29, 2018 by Sylvio Belcourt


    Life is not complicated. We are complicated. When we stop doing the wrong things and start doing the right things, life is simple. So starting today… Stop berating yourself for being a work in progress. &ndash Read More...

  • Why I don't like dogs

    Posted March 2, 2018 by Sylvio Belcourt


    "Man's best friend" is a common phrase about domestic dogs, referring to their millennia-long history of close relations, loyalty, and companionship with humans. The technical term for those who love dogs is Cynophilis Read More...

  • The wedding of Roland and Beni

    Posted February 2, 2018 by Sylvio Belcourt


    Best Man Speech by Sylvio   Joke: There comes a time in life when you meet someone special. That was a time when they come to love each other for the rest of their lives. That happened over 70 years ago when I was Read More...

  • "You have prostate cancer"

    Posted January 6, 2018 by Sylvio Belcourt


    The prostate is a walnut-sized gland located behind the base of the penis, in front of the rectum and below the bladder. It surrounds the urethra, the tube- like channel that carries urine and semen through the penis.&nb Read More...

  • SUV runs on fish and chips oil

    Posted September 4, 2017 by Sylvio Belcourt


    Fish and Chips left over is grander than me peeing in the fuel tank.   Not again. What am I taking about? My Kia has 165,000Kms on the clock and that is not a lot of mileage for a diesel engine. Considering that Read More...

  • From $60,000 to peanuts.

    Posted July 26, 2017 by Sylvio Belcourt


    Although I have repaired the Kia with a new Turbo Charger and cleaned the inlet and exhaust manifold, there is no DPF (Diesel Particulate Filter) to reduce emission of black soot.  View Photos   The car would Read More...

  • Peeing in my fuel tank lowers cancer risk

    Posted July 26, 2017 by Sylvio Belcourt


      What the hell am I talking about? No I have not emptied a bottle of scotch. Let me explain this statement otherwise I’m going to get into big trouble - sued by medical organisations, crucified Read More...

  • Carrying Obesity

    Posted March 15, 2017 by Sylvio Belcourt


      (Part 2/3) Published 16 March 2017 by Sylvio Belcourt   There are two ingredients that are very important in the fight against obesity. They are WTLW and DTCD.     Excuses, Excuses, Excuses. Read More...

  • Mea Archive

    Posted March 15, 2017 by Sylvio Belcourt


    Why this notice?   Since the release of the first edition of MEA in 1996, the world has dramatically changed. People have changed, governments have changed and since then, so many new laws have been introduced to Read More...

  • Obesity

    Posted March 12, 2017 by Sylvio Belcourt


      (Part 1/3) Published 27 February 2017 by Sylvio Belcourt   It’s now been over two years since I have been trying to lose weight.  I do not consider myself to be obese, but I do class myself as Read More...

  • White wine could be putting you at risk of cancer.

    Posted February 15, 2017 by Sylvio Belcourt


    Written 6 February 2017 by Sylvio Belcourt   A recent study in the medical journal  Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers and Prevention examined the drinking habits of more than 210,000 caucasian men an Read More...

  • Red wine in moderation may be good for you.

    Posted February 7, 2017 by Sylvio Belcourt


    Written 7 February 2017 by Sylvio Belcourt   Wine often gets a bad reputation but according to many researchers around the world, it can improve your health in many ways.   Sure, overconsumption can be haz Read More...

  • The Dark Side of Alcohol

    Posted February 7, 2017 by Sylvio Belcourt


     The Dark Side of Alcohol. Compiled from multiple Medical Journals. Written 11 February 2017 by Sylvio Belcourt       Alcoholism, also known as Alcohol Use Disorder (AUD), is a Read More...