The five podcasts that I can’t get enough of

Since starting a job in Rotterdam – a good hour and a half from my home in Den Bosch – I have spent more time commuting that I ever have before in my life. Now commuting gets a pretty bad rap, but over the last four months I have learned to see the positives and… View Post

Nine things I will miss about living in Dubai

I have often heard that being an expat in Dubai spoils you and how true that is. From the year-round sunshine, to not having to lock your car door, to hiring a maid to clean your apartment – which you could never afford to do back home. Dubai is definitely a city of convenience, and… View Post

How to get in the Christmas spirit when you are far from home

While writing this post I had a flashback from last December when I was driving through Oman with friends listening to Christmas songs. It felt very bizarre because outside it was a barren desert – the most unchristmassy surroundings imaginable. Anyway… as I am gearing up for my fourth Christmas away from home I thought… View Post

Moving onto Pastures New: Dubai to the Netherlands

Having moved from England to Australia back to England then to Dubai the time has come for me to move on to pastures new for the fourth time. I will be kicking off 2018 in another new country as this time I will be moving to… drum roll… the Netherlands. This post is basically is… View Post