Monthly Archives: April 2013

Romantic Rome – with kids The breeze is warm as it tenderly licks my bare shoulders. The sweat slowly drips down my chest as I welcome the stray water droplets that find their way to my skin from Bernini’s impeccable Fontana dei Quattro Fiumi … Continue reading

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Singapore with kids A THRILLING FOUR-DAY EXCURSION IN SINGAPORE It was a cold, wet and windy day in London when my husband, Austin, daughter, Marley (6), son Pierce (5) and I boarded a flight to Singapore’s Changi airport. Anxious to escape England’s … Continue reading

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Family travel – Bali CLOSE ENCOUNTERS OF THE ANIMAL KIND: MAKING FRIENDS (AND A FEW ENEMIES) WITH THE WILDLIFE IN BALI We weren’t expecting to be attacked by monkeys when setting off for the Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary in Ubud, Bali. The staff … Continue reading

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Sneaking around

Marley has a new affliction. I call it sneakitis – the art of sneaking anything and everything into school. Whether she’s hidden something in the tiny zip pocket on her belt, in the pocket of her sweater or at the … Continue reading

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Becoming Cultured

Three years ago we decided to leave my beloved Manhattan for London. While sad to say goodbye to the bustling excitement of the Big Apple, we were excited by the prospect of living in the UK and using it as … Continue reading

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