Expat life – going back

Last Thursday I boarded a flight to Doha. 5 weeks after we left, feeling a bit sick with anxiety I returned to collect the last…

Back from a break!

I’ve been meaning to write for weeks. Maybe even months. I’d love to say that this I’ve had an intentional detox as most people assumed.…

The mental overwhelm of moving country

I’m sat at my computer. I’m looking for songs to use for a slideshow of my favourite Doha photos. The movers arrive in less than…

Top places to visit in Sri Lanka

I’ve made no secret of the fact that one of my favourite family holiday destinations is Sri Lanka. And I’m not alone. It features on…

Our new home!

Today we leave on a recce trip. For the uninitiated, that’s a reconnaissance mission. No, we’re not military but as expats is still kind of…

My girls

Feeling totes emosh writing this as I sit in the airport to go home. In fact, it wasn’t even supposed to be a blog post…

The 10 people who changed my life through travel… Mr Wanderlust

Would it surprise you to know that for our wedding, Mr Wanderlust and I named our wedding breakfast tables after significant places we had travelled…