Cat Cafe: One of the best things to do in Phuket with kids Hey friends! We decided to surprise the kids with a trip to Phuket’s famous cat cafe yesterday, Neko cat cafe. We had seen a couple of cat cafes in Chiang Mai but to be honest they didn’t look great and we weren't sure about visiting- in . . .
Hello lovely friends. Today's post is a bit different to normal. Right back at the beginning of our full time travel journey, before our backpacks were even packed, I wrote some posts about some of the meaning and purpose behind our travel and adventures such as why travel shouldn't be put on some . . .
Climbing Little Adam's Peak Sri Lanka with kids Hello friends! We recently visited Ella, a lovely tourist town in the hills of Sri Lanka, and we had a blast (see our complete family friendly guide to Ella here). One of the things we loved about Ella was the abundance of free things to do such as . . .
Swimming with turtles: A once in a lifetime experience Hello friends! We have just arrived back from taking our kids to have possibly the coolest experience yet of our full time travel: swimming with turtles in Sri Lanka. (Head to the bottom of the post for where to do it and how much it . . .
Gentle parenting: How to handle 'bad behaviour' towards other children Hello friends! Here's a gentle parenting post for you today about the issue of apologies; more specifically getting kids to apologise (or not). If you connect with this post please do also check out my other posts that offer . . .
Lack of couple time: one of the disadvantages of homeschooling? Top o’ the morning to ya, and what a fine day it is. A cloud of micro-flies has set up camp in our bathroom and refuses to leave no matter what we do, there is a monkey dangling his ‘bits’ over the edge of our roof and Patrick just got . . .
A REAL Sri Lanka travel blog 2018 Hey friends. I've recently got a fair few requests for more personal posts, stories, real-life-with-travelling-kids kinda stuff, and I just LOVE to make y'all happy, so here you are. A day in the life of our full time travelling family. A real day, in a real . . .
A short one today. Yesterday after a morning spent working, I walked into a hot yoga studio. Except it wasn't, it was our hotel room, with five people in it, radiating heat under a lethargic slow-spinning fan. The kids were lounging around, fiddling with Lego and watching something about Grandma . . .
All you need to know about whale watching Sri Lanka Hi friends! Today we celebrated our gorgeous eldest daughter's 7th birthday here in Mirissa, Sri Lanka with a special blue whale watching trip. We knew that it would be a slightly unorthodox birthday, what with being nearly 6000 miles from the UK . . .
Hey everyone! A post about the other side of travel today. There are so many amazing and wonderful things about full time travel- we have had incredible experiences and loads of fun, met amazing people and seen awesome things. But there are also times when everything seems to go wrong, and it . . .