May 28, 2020
Last week I received this email.
"Hi. I am thinking of moving to New Zealand with my family but I am concerned that as we are moving from the UK, my eldest son (who is 12) will be bored. Could you give me any advice?"
I have two kids, a boy age 18 (note to oneself, must stop calling him a kid) and a daughter who is...
May 20, 2020
If you had to pick just a few, which would you say were the most beautiful places in the World to visit?
This is a question that our family hears a lot when we tell how we spent twelve months travelling the world together (two adults and two teenagers) on a budget.
We visited thirty-three countries in total - all of...
May 4, 2020
Which were the most beautiful places on earth?
This is the question that everyone asks you when you tell them that you spent twelve months travelling the world with your teenagers.
That, and did they miss their friends?
This week, Sonny (my 18-year-old son) and I made a podcast episode that talked about our favourite...
Apr 23, 2020
What is a tiny house and why would a twenty-six-year-old girl want to invest all of her savings and live in one in New Zealand?
Because she can and they're cool.
Could you live in a tiny house?
In this week's podcast, Sonny and I get to chat with Laura.
Laura is a twenty-six-year-old graphic designer from...
Apr 17, 2020
Kids playing video games is so new thing.
Even I, who, according to my kids is a dinosaur who knows nothing - used to play Pacman and space invaders.
So why are parents becoming more and more anxious and stressed out over the fact that their kids are spending more time on the screen and less time interacting with the...