• Going to work sucks…and why we’ll do almost anything (legal) to avoid it!

    September 25, 2018

    What I struggle with most in the ‘real’ world is how everything seems to revolve around ‘going to work’.

    I think I’ve always struggled with this idea…way before I entered the world of work. I remember as a child hating having to go to school just because ‘that’s the way it is’.

    OK, a lot of ...

  • The Unexpected Advantages of Being in Another Country With Kids!

    August 26, 2018

    OK, I’ll admit I was slightly concered about travelling with our toddlers!

    Taking our three year old home-bod away from his toys, bedroom and extended family was going to be a nightmare…or so I thought!

    Nobody Understands Your Kids

    Where we are currently in rural Burgundy, most people speak only French…thankfully!

    OK, this means I’m struggling  a little to ...

  • Gifts For Kids Who Love Nature

    August 18, 2018

    Choosing the right gifts for kids who love nature is the perfect way to encourage a connection with the outdoors.

    It’s so important that a love of nature is encouraged and nurtured from birth.

    Adults can support their children in their natural environment by providing tools and equipment that encourage them to look more closely and ...

  • A year in france…our first week!

    August 11, 2018

    So, where to start?!

    Our first week in France has gone by so quickly. It feels kind of like we’ve done nothing and everything all at the same time!

    By ‘nothing’ I mean we’ve not been totally free to wake up each morning and fully explore the area or go on midnight star-gazing tours like we did ...

  • Are you ready for change?

    August 10, 2018

    ready for change

    We find it frightening. The bitterness. The sadness. The lack of satisfaction people are getting from being alive.

    We felt it too. Drudgery.

    Working. Washing. Cooking. Sleeping.

    I feel guilty just saying it. Our house is in a beautiful part of West Wales, not far from the Cardigan Bay Coastline.

  • Safe Travel Quotes For Loved Ones

    July 14, 2018

    Safe travel quotes for loved ones

    Wish someone a safe and happy journey with these safe travel quotes for loved ones.

    There’s something about a pretty picture and some well-chosen words that makes the impossible seem possible.

    Share a beautiful quote with a friend on social media or scroll to the bottom of this article to see a video of all our featured ...

  • Where do you want to be in a years time? 

    May 16, 2018

    Where do you want to be in a years time?

    This question is great for re-focusing your mind and finding out what is really important to you.

    I’m always a bit paranoid about the whole ‘searching for happiness’ thing having watched the film ‘Into The Wild’ with a miserable ex many moons ago! Basically, the ...