In this day and age, it felt hard becoming an expat, mainly due to all the issue we are currently seeing regarding immigration.
I wanted to fit in automatically and try my hardest to learn the language but when you get to my age it’s not so easy. I definitely wore my vulnerability on my sleeve.
When choosing a theme for B it made sense to go with Blogging as it is my new passion. But as I started to think deeper about how it has influenced me, I realised there's a bunch of B's that represent this journey I'm on. Bravely Balancing Blogging ....... BLOGGING is something I have wanted [...]
While everyone's path is different - the whys and the hows. If you are able to connect with people who are in the same area as you, wearing the expat hat, it can be a very positive network to have. I say the same area because as we all know the people and ways of [...]
As a mamma bear I have realised how important it is for us to feel settled. As mothers we put a lot of pressure on ourselves when we are moving our families. Whether that is a permanent move to a new home, new country. Or just a holiday with the kids. I believe it's due [...]
I look out at the beautiful horizon where the sky meets the sea and it’s breathtaking. The glistening of the sun on the waves is like a portrait of heaven to me.
I am writing this blog from a beautiful quaint hotel lobby in central Malmö. Every time I have walked past The Hotel Duxiana I have stopped and looked in the window and said out loud "how beautiful, I need to go in one day". Well today is the day and it is more beautiful [...]
I have been thinking about writing a piece on my second mum for a while now, as my early childhood wasn't the norm - but then who's is?!! Anyway, on our recent second honeymoon to Sardinia Kev and I started telling funny stories about my second mum and he then said "you need to write [...]
and I will teach you to do the same my darling. Booboo, my beautiful baby girl, my mini me and the love of my life. Thank you for choosing me to be your mamma. In the 5 years that I have nurtured and raised you (yes that includes when you was growing in my belly) [...]
They look so innocent don't they ....... in the words of Michael Kyle eeeeeeerrrrr naaaah!!! Let me take a moment to introduce you. Eyla - "The Godmother" 3 years old with two older brothers she's learnt to be tough very early on. She strikes fear into all who dare challenge her. Pain is nothing to [...]
This morning I woke up in the worst mood with an awful headache. Morning cuddles with Eva was nice but as we got ready my patience was almost non-existent and mamma had her snappy hat on. Normally when I get to her dagis (Swedish nursery) I de-stress en-route because I'm going to miss her while [...]