Bati Bleki weekly recap

Bati Bleki Buzz Weekly Recap, November 5th, 2017

A size 12 foot into a size 7 shoe I keep getting cheerful little messages on Whatsapp from Evelyn Wever Croes, and her followers which keep me abreast of the ongoing political game of chess. I took one month off from politics after the elections, patiently waiting for the formation of the government, and while … Continue reading Bati Bleki Buzz Weekly Recap, November 5th, 2017

Bati Bleki Buzz Weekly Recap, October 29th, 2017

The Aruba Challenge Endurance Festival score sheet We all agree it is a great idea, to diversity the island’s calendar of activities with a world-class sporting event. Let’s have fewer concerts and more culinary and sporting events. Now, in its second year, the international Challenge Aruba Triathlon enjoyed the participation of hundreds of pro and … Continue reading Bati Bleki Buzz Weekly Recap, October 29th, 2017

Bati Bleki Buzz, Weekly Recap, October 22nd, 2017

Cocktails, from classic to creative We, and when I say we I mean the team of Island Temptations Magazine, launched the Bartender Brawl three years ago, with the desire to promote excellence and creativity in bartending. Apparently, it was a good strategy, because craft-cocktails have been added to many bar menus, reaching beyond classic preparations … Continue reading Bati Bleki Buzz, Weekly Recap, October 22nd, 2017

Bati Bleki Buzz Weekly Recap October 15th, 2017

In protection of fishermen Let’s say you had a teenager, and you would one day tell him/her, that’s it, I am cutting you off, no more electronics until the day you get married. Ipad, Iphone, they are all banned, prohibited. No mas. What reaction would you get? Rebellion, resentment, wailing and endless whining. Your life … Continue reading Bati Bleki Buzz Weekly Recap October 15th, 2017

Bati Bleki Weekly Recap, October 1st, 2017

This is what I wrote yesterday afternoon, expect changes… A note from a friend said: “I am also pleased with the outcome … It’s time for moderate corruption.” The people’s vote  on Friday, September 22nd, 2017, indicated that it’s time to go slower, do less, spend less, introduce moderation and close the gap between common-sense … Continue reading Bati Bleki Weekly Recap, October 1st, 2017

Bati Bleki Weekly Recap, Sept. 24th, 2017

Elections coming up on Friday, but before you vote you should read this: Last week a significant number of intelligent people congregated in the ballroom of the Hilton Aruba Caribbean Resort & Casino for a three day symposium regarding Good Governance and the lack thereof on the island, for the past 31 year, since Status … Continue reading Bati Bleki Weekly Recap, Sept. 24th, 2017

Bati Bleki Weekend Recap, Septmber 17th, 2017

Special request for a positive column, Voila! Aruba should be super proud of the recent evacuation of 64 dialysis patients from SXM, and their reception here. In total two flights, remember the airport in SXM is crippled, so this must have been a military operation, landed here, delivering patients in poor condition, in dire need … Continue reading Bati Bleki Weekend Recap, Septmber 17th, 2017

Bati Bleki Weekly Recap, September 10th, 2017

Happy Monday Column If anything, the new bridge proved that the locals have a great sense of humor. The comments posted on social media were hilarious, see below at the end, some of them. I watched a few minutes of the bridge celebration footage, and remained perplexed, how can MinInfra think that he totally fulfilled … Continue reading Bati Bleki Weekly Recap, September 10th, 2017

Bati Bleki Weekly Recap, September 3rd, 2017

Running Princesses of Aruba Six superwomen from Aruba will be participating in the 5th Anniversary Disney Fairy Tale Challenge presented by Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals, running 6.2miles on Saturday, February 24 2018, and 13.1 miles on Sunday, February 25, 2018, to complete their challenge. The chicas have another 180 days to train, and to complete their … Continue reading Bati Bleki Weekly Recap, September 3rd, 2017