We are reading: Handa’s Surprise

Handa’s Surprise is a beautifully illustrated story about a little girl in Africa. She takes a basket of fruit to her friend in the next village but one by one each of the different fruits is stolen by an animal in the road. Maya and Kiran both love naming the...

5 Tips for Wannabe Bali Expats

I get a lot of emails from people thinking or planning on moving to Bali, asking me advice about various things. I always reply to emails (although sometimes it takes me months! But I’m getting better…) so please feel free to contact me in the comments or...

If you don’t like something, change it

This photo has nothing to do with the post but it’s the result of one of Maya’s solo playing sessions and i think it’s hilarious. We should all try and cuddle up with sheep more often! I’ve been a rubbish blogger lately but that’s the...

How to name a website when you’re stuck for ideas

Ok so I’ve been rather blog absent lately. More on that soon but for now, a little introduction to a service some of you may be interested in. I don’t know about the rest of you, but I have about a million websites. Ok, maybe slight exaggeration but I have...