Category: Travel Talk

How to stay healthy while on vacation

Traveling is one of the best ways to experience life and our world, but sometimes it can lead to some bad habits that affect our health and wellbeing. Jetlag, over consumption of food (who can resist sampling different cultural dishes?!), lack of sleep, tiredness from sightseeing and even …

Where to leave your pets when going on vacation

When planning a vacation, one of the things we need to decide is what to do with our pets when the family goes on vacation. Regardless of whether you’re planning a short weekend away or a long trip overseas, organising the care of your pets is something all …

The Sisterhood Of The World Bloggers Award

  After working in the corporate world for almost 15 years, it’s so refreshing to belong to a community of like-minded, authentic women who offer support and guidance. Whether it’s reading and commenting on posts, sharing stories, connecting via social media or giving bloggers a chance to share …

Weekend Reads. Inspiring Travel. #4

    “Weekend Reads” is a chance to share some posts and articles by other travel writers, and for travel bloggers to find new blogs to follow. Have a read for some inspiration for your next family travel adventure, whether it’s in your own city or somewhere else on …

Do Kids Really Need A Second Language?

How important is it for a child to know a second language?      When Miss 11 was a baby, I remember a well-meaning relative saying to me “Make sure you teach her the Croatian language”. Although I would have loved to teach her a second language, it …

Mummy’s Revenge

“I find it hard to believe your kids behaved that way”. This was the general consensus after we told people we had a fantastic time on our recent trip, but the kids’ behavior was something else entirely. When I called my dad from Split in Croatia and practically …

Weekend Reads. Inspiring Travel. #3

  It’s been another week of reading inspiring travel stories and informative posts, and I’d like to share these with you. And if you enjoy them, please show some love and follow or like the blogs. I’m sure their writers would appreciate it. Find some time this weekend …

Weekend Reads. Inspiring Travel. #2

  There are so many fantastic travel blogs and websites out there. I’ve spent my week discovering and connecting with other travellers and writers, and I’d like to share a few with you. Here are some travel stories (and one that isn’t anything to do with travel) from …

Weekend Reads. Inspiring Travel.

      We can’t always be travelling to exotic, far away locations, as much as we’d like to. But no one said we can’t dream! Here are some travel stories from other bloggers for inspiration for your next family travel adventure, whether it’s in your own city …

5 Advantages of Travelling With Kids

  Ah…remember the days before children, or B.C. as many of us affectionately call this period of our lives? I’m in the middle of planning an upcoming family European trip which will be our first time overseas as a family, and one of the things I am noticing …