The Best Chocolate in Amsterdam

Author’s Note A day after this blog was posted the beloved Gene Wilder passed away. He was and is the one and only Willy Wonka. Mr Wilder’s portrayal of this beloved character will forevermore be in my heart. Thank you for enriching my childhood.  One of the many things I love most about my job […]

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Mum and Melbourne

I have spent a large portion of my adult life as the constant expat but after flying into Melbourne for the weekend I realised how much I still call Australia home. Though I know my life will be in Dubai for several years to come should I ever return to my big beautiful island, Melbourne […]

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Finding Peace in Brighton

A few months ago I jetted out of London Heathrow fighting back tears as I headed home to Australia leaving behind my life in London and Dublin. I was leaving behind someone I loved greatly and a future together that at the time I wanted more than anything else in the world. As my aircraft […]

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A Lazy Layover In Amsterdam

Amsterdam! I’m sorry! How I misjudged you! It took three times but you are now officially one of my favourite European cities. For those who follow me on social media you will notice there have been a few changes in my life since my last blog post back in May. Dubai is now home and […]

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The 5 Best Walks In Sydney

Since returning to my hometown, albeit briefly for 2.5 months, I have absolutely fallen back in love with Sydney and come to appreciate all this city has to offer tourists. Sydney-siders live for the outdoors and this is reflected in the many walks on offer throughout the world’s most stunning harbour. Participating in these hikes […]

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What’s In My Carry-On

With most of my flights throughout my life being long haul I am (or have grown to be) one of those rare creatures that truly enjoys flying. Yes, it has its downfalls… jetlag need I say more, however, overall in some strange way I find the whole process quite relaxing. As I have garnered more […]

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The Disadvantage Of Long Term Travel

For those I love… As I write this I am preparing to relocate overseas next week for an unknown period of time. I am unbelievably excited to commence this new needed chapter in my life and to finally be on track to everything I ever wanted for myself. It is an opportunity I am forever […]

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