When did we get so busy???

As I sit at yet another extra curricular activity, this time karate, I can’t quite understand how we got so busy. Between the two eldest boys…

The tale of the reluctant expat

I was a reluctant expat. I did not want to leave London, which in itself is kind of ironic as I didn’t want to move…

What life with three children is really like

I’ve been trying to sit down to write this post since the smallest one turned 6 months old. And every time I’ve tried to put…

Starting 2020 with a whimper rather than a bang

Somehow the first week of 2020 has already passed. A flurry of New Year, New Me posts have been spied on Facebook. It’s official, 2020…

Becoming a family of five

We knew the leap of going from two kids to three kids would be a big one. That so much in life is tailored to…

The importance of expat friendships – even though you know you’ll have …

We’ve had a rough few months with goodbyes, losing some of our closest friends here in Doha. Changing the dynamic of what is left behind…

Four ways to save money this Christmas

It’s the time of year when thoughts turn to the Big Man in red. Yep, the holiday season is fast approaching. I swear I have…