Xmas Family Pictures Past and Present

This was our third Christmas together with a family and I’ve tried to get a photo with us sitting by the tree every year. The year before that it was just me and Made, we went to the beach and had no tree and I didn’t even get a photo of us together. So...

Merry Christmas, Bali Style

We had a lovely Christmas together and the rain even managed to hold off all day. Starting with the kids opening their stockings in the morning. I thought Maya would be better at this this year, as last year she didn’t really get the concept but she was rather...

All is calm, all is bright

The stockings are stuffed, the presents are wrapped in angry bird wrapping paper (Indonesia is obsessed with angry birds) and my two little monsters are tucked up in bed in their new pyjamas (Gruffalo and pirate). Tomorrow we plan for a day of too many presents, food...

Mentalist

Because I didn’t want to get too close to the waterfall while I was holding Kiran, you don’t get a real idea of scale from my previous post. So here is a picture of crazy grandad discovering it for the first time too:

Sakura Bloom Sling Diaries – Discovery

  Sometimes when you’re used to seeing something every day, the magic can be lost a little. There’s a saying among the expats here that you know you’ve been in Bali too long when you complain about a temple ceremony holding up traffic instead of...