Expat Life

Since starting Wanderlust and Wet Wipes, people have shown an interest in the person behind the words and my life I am living. I started including posts in my plan all about expat life and some of the things we get up to. My most popular post is in this category. I wrote it after and encounter with someone who thought I was a “Lady of Leisure“.

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…

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…

When the end is in sight

You might not know this, but Mr Wanderlust was born in France. My first international move was when I was 3 months old. We were…