Leke Leke with kids

“I showed her pictures of Leke Leke. She was sold. I packed snacks and the hiking carrier for Eia and we piled into our cars 30 minutes later.” You pronounce it “Leky Leky“. Just fyi…. We visit aaaaaaalot… Read More

Bali: Cost of living

“If you want to have a driver, full staff, nanny, big house….you can, if you’ve got the wallet for it. But you can also have a pretty sweet standard of living as a “not rich” normal person… I… Read More

Great things never come from staying in your comfort zone

People say “people don’t change”. But people do change. And life changes people. Becoming a mother changes you. And having a second child changes mothers. We moved out here 10 weeks after I had Eia. Arlo was 18… Read More

The One With The Wedding

“Ibu – how old is your daughter? She has a really cute ass.” 10 days earlier… We got hitched in the great outdoors in Greolieres, France – a teeny tiny mountain top village in Provence near our then… Read More

The grass is greener…but then so is my hair

We’ve lived in Bali now for a little over 6 months and hand on head, I’ve barely had one good hair day.  Stick with me lads, it gets more interesting… Thicker, glossier hair is a cruel lie you’re… Read More

When Santa got stuck up the chimney… grandma said ‘hold my beer’

I absolutely love Christmas.  I’m one of those irritating people that starts singing Christmas songs in late November and by the first of December, my tree is up and my halls are fully decked. So I was a… Read More

Rice ‘3 ways’ and other life lessons

Our eldest little terrorist turned 2 last week so we threw him a bitchin pool party.  Nothing fancy, just bbq, swimming, cake and booze for the grown ups because I don’t know a parent of any toddler that… Read More