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From Surviving to Thriving - Our 1st Year Abroad

February 20th.

One Year. 365 days.

It can’t be possible. It’s February 20th. We’ve been in Chile ONE YEAR!

Honestly, I’m flabbergasted. I can hardly believe it. 3,053 more words


Travelling can put your body in a bit of a mood, jet lag, eating out, limited exercise, drinking, eating that chocolate bar. After six months of backpacking, strange sleeping patterns, jet lag from Europe to Asia and now home, to meat and cheeses to an overload of bread.Before leaving for my trip, my diet was only fruit, vegetables and health food goods as well as a lot of high intensity exercise and enjoyable outdoor activities. 539 more words


Life is like a box of chocolates...

I started this post a month ago but I just couldn’t finish it due to life’s daily “worries” and busyness! Having an energetic toddler doesn’t help either! 2,632 more words

Seize The Moment!

rest your field!

We have been used to such a rush in our daily lives that we do not know how to stop and take some time. We are even against time. 1,356 more words


Dear Chad,

Bittersweet is keeping quite when you need to speak.

Bittersweet is standing in place when you need to move.

Bittersweet… 74 more words


The trappings of the Good & Normal Life

We’re back in Suburbia.

After a year-and-a-half of travel and nomadic living… we are back in the ‘burbs of Joburg.  Back in the big house.  Back in the throes of the Good & Normal Life. 1,091 more words


The Moment

I think most people are guilty for not remembering to be thankful during the parts of the year that aren’t Thanksgiving and Christmas. We get lost in the day-to-day tasks and the hour-by-hour headaches. 454 more words

Thoughts To Myself