I gave up my career for this…

If you’ve read any of my posts you’ll know a few things about me. You’ll know that I’m not currently in paid employment and that…

7 Things We Loved About Jordan

I was scrolling through my photos yesterday trying to find one for a “take me back” Instagram competition. (I gave up – there were too…

33 ways to book the best family ski holiday

How can you book the best family ski holiday? Fresh from our first family experience, I was shocked to realise just how many moving parts…

The other side of “paradise”

The sun glittered and shimmered on the turquoise water as we skimmed our way back to Ao Nang beach. The Things for once sat still…

Do kids belong at an expat brunch?

We must have looked like kids in a sweet shop when we went to our first brunch. Having secured a babysitter to relieve us for…

11 things you need to know about Shoulder Season

It wasn’t until I became I blogger that I even heard of this concept of shoulder season. Sure, I’d heard of high seasons (peak) and…

An open letter to the new expat woman

As I introduce myself I can see the panic in your eyes. Another name to remember. 4, in fact, counting my husband and children’s names.…