It seems like we are surrounded by animals at the moment. I suspect that we may well attract more than our fair share of animals because the three of us wear great big bleeding hearts on every part of our bodies and I don’t see that changing. As I get older there are more and more things […]
MY NOTES FROM NEW ENGLAND
My Notes from New England is about the desire for a life that is full of taste, colour, flavour and love with a touch of adventure.
My Notes from New England was initially about how a single mum city chick embraced a new life in the country. Now it follows the adventures and misadventures of a 12 month trip around the world accompanied by my 8 year old twins; armed with a backpack, a camera and my laptop.
Current Location: Costa Rica
My Notes from New England is also a light-hearted and sometimes comical account of how a chain smoking, meat eating, fat loving mum changed her ways to embrace a lifestyle that is based on a wholefood plant based diet.
I must admit I struggled a little bit over the last week. I was going simply brilliantly. I thought I was mastering the sweetness of doing nothing and I was acing the whole travelling mum thing. I was working so hard on relaxing that I reminded myself of a joke my Momma used to love […]
I find something so romantic about Italy and the Italian language. I am not talking about big wet sloppy kisses, wet patches in the bed or undying love sort of romance, I am talking about romance in terms of appreciation of the sheer beauty of life. I really hope that my poor little soul is […]
I have become obsessed with rice and beans. I would never have envisaged it but I love them. Even Rissie who is notoriously Miss Fussy in our household told me today that I better put more beans on the shopping list and whatever that amazing sauce was. Funnily enough eating all these beans […]
Life is made up of moments.
Moments can take our breath away.
Have twins and laptop, will travel.