I am not known for being a great lover of Christmas. It’s not that I don’t love Christmas, I do. At Christmas time. But I find it really hard when the whole festive package is being peddled from Halloween, if not earlier. Thus far, I haven’t embraced the season very much either at home (apart… Continue reading Hello, Christmas!
First things first, a confession. The title of this post is only half the story. To be an accurate reflection of content, the title would need to read something like ‘ Things Living Abroad and Being a Trailing Spouse and Moving Every Two Years Has Taught Me’. But that isn’t very punchy. Title aside, things… Continue reading Lessons From a Mobile Life
Recently, I have done a lot of exploring. We spent our family summer holidays travelling around Luxembourg and Germany, exploring a ton of interesting things and places. So far, so fun. But when I’ve been raving and blogging about places been and the things seen, one thing just doesn’t get enough care or credit. And that,… Continue reading A Barefoot Walk.
As my blog reaches the one year stage, I reflect on the lessons I have learned and the mistakes I have made.
One of the worst things about living outside your home country is that you can’t always easily find the brands and products that you are used to and enjoy. The best thing about living outside your home country is that you can’t always easily find the brands and products you are used to and enjoy.… Continue reading German Budget Beauty Finds.
The town I live in is well-known for its Spa culture ( hence the Bad prefix to the name) and for being a centre for medicine and wellness. I dived into the history of this a little bit when I explored one of the clinics that is now closed. Details of that little adventure can… Continue reading Garden Goals & Blue Sheep: The Garden Show.
So, this post is a little bit different for me but nothing ventured and all that! I really enjoy the various Tag posts that do the rounds in blog world and on YouTube, so I thought I would give this one a go. Without further ado… Currently I am… Missing… My husband. He is working away and its… Continue reading ‘Currently I Am’ Tag
I do love a bath. Preferably with some nice products, a good book and a drink on the side. Luckily for me, I live in Germany and my love of bath time fits right in with the German approach to wellness. This is a country where people believe in the powers of bathing in all… Continue reading Product Review- Dresdner Essenz Bath Bombs.
I am not, by any stretch of the imagination, a beauty blogger. In fact my whole beauty routine is pretty low-key. I love reading style and beauty blogs and have good intentions but realistically I don’t use that many products and am not a particularly loyal consumer. In fact, I can count on one hand… Continue reading Berlin Blogs 3: The World of Nivea
In Germany, Easter is a celebration that is much-anticipated. German winters can be long and harsh and Easter is a welcome sign that Spring has arrived. The new season brings with it a sense of optimism and rebirth…warmer days, lighter nights, colourful blooms and the promise of summer. One of the most charming Easter traditions… Continue reading Bringing Spring in- The Easter Tree