Happy New Year!!


Happy New Year everyone!! Hope you had a brilliant time and saw the new year in with style. I received my blog stats for the year on the 1st January and realised I only wrote 14 blog posts in 2013, …

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From Hat Yai back to Koh Samui


Whew, it’s been a while, sorry everyone. Life took a sudden crazy turn. You might remember last year I did a TEFL course (to learn how to teach English) on the beautiful island of Koh Samui. Read about it here and …

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Quitting my job – 2 years on


For some people, 2 years is a long time but for me, the last 2 years have flown.  It was April 2011 when, after much thought (and ill-health), I decided to resign from my job, sell everything I owned and …

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I’m one year old today


What an exciting day!! Exactly one year ago today, I started my blog.Back then I had no idea where it would lead. Since then I worked my notice at work, resigned, sold 95% of my possessions, and decided to go …

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My 4 Months in South Africa

So the day has arrived when I leave sunny South Africa after 4 months of enjoying family, sunshine, friends, beaches, animals and damn fine food.  Here are some highlights of my time here: Because I flew out on an emergency …

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