One year on as an expat mum

A whole year has passed since we welcomed our little bundle of joy into our arms here in Australia. Actually, it's been 14 months but I have been meaning to write this for a while, two whole months if we're being precise!! But, anyone with kids or just anyone creeping close to 30 knows that … Continue reading One year on as an expat mum

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Thailand: Living in a flood disaster zone

Thailand's raining season is pretty immense, from all day downpours to insane night storms it's an experience you have to see for yourself. It's hot, it's humid and it's super wet! However, with all that rain comes the threat of floods. Having lived through some of the worst floods modern Thailand has ever seen whilst … Continue reading Thailand: Living in a flood disaster zone

Welcome to Tropical North Queensland’s Great Ocean Road.

The Great Ocean Road in Victoria, Australia is one of the Countries most iconic road trip's and renowned for it's popular tourist attractions such as the limestone stacks of the Twelve Apostles and the London Arch, popular surf towns and scenic views. The meandering roads cutting through cliffs and hugging the coastline make up the 250km … Continue reading Welcome to Tropical North Queensland’s Great Ocean Road.

An Expat Mum Without Her ‘Village’.

It's well known that being a single mum is tough and we often hear of the struggles these hard working women face but a lot of them will admit they rely on the support from their family and friends to help them raise their child, as do couples with children. I recently read a post by Constance … Continue reading An Expat Mum Without Her ‘Village’.

Baby Travel ‘Must Have’ Items – Tried and Tested.

The thought of traveling with a baby can often put a lot of people off. There are the worries about disrupting routines, the stress and uncertainty about what baby essentials will be available for you at the arrival destination or what you need to bring with you and not to mention the anxiety about how well … Continue reading Baby Travel ‘Must Have’ Items – Tried and Tested.

Flying long-haul with a baby – Your questions answered.

The anticipation of flying (long-haul especially) with a baby can be daunting! Before my recent trip from Australia to the UK i was full of questions and considerations and was pretty terrified i was going to be scowled at by the passengers and remembered as THAT mum with THAT baby. Let's face it, we've all … Continue reading Flying long-haul with a baby – Your questions answered.

5 Creative Ideas to Document Your Travels

As someone who constantly rambles about their travel adventures and would quite happily recite their travel stories to just about anyone who will listen, i know it's important to have another outlet to document these incredible memories so as to not annoy the hell out of all your family and friends! Here are some creative … Continue reading 5 Creative Ideas to Document Your Travels