The importance of expat friendships – even though you know you’ll have to say goodbye

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…

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Expat Children and Fussy Eating

Is your child a fussy eater? Dreading the move abroad and the new foods it will bring? I’ve teamed up with Allianz Care to bring…

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Reliving my wedding vows as I prepare to reunite with my husband

My husband arrives home at the end of this week and I couldn’t be more ready for him to land. He lands on Thursday night…

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I can imagine living here

Today, for the first time in six years, I imagined myself living back in the UK full time. I pushed the pram up the hill…

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KidzMondo Doha: Does it live up to the hype?

KidzMondo, firefighters. KidzMondo, firefighters. KidzMondo, firefighters. The chant reverberated through my brain long after we headed for home after a full day at KidzMondo Doha.…

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How to Make Friends Abroad as an Expat

Working abroad is an exciting time and an opportunity that many of us would jump at the chance at. If you are about to become…

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But mummy when are we going to our real home?

Recently my five year old has been asking a lot of questions about where we live.  Questioning where we lived before our new house, and…

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