Komodo wins!

We just had our first ever swimming carnival and it was lots of fun. The school house teams are 'Komodo', 'Oogga Oooga' and 'Garuda'. Liam and Demi are in team Komodo (blue colours) and we won :) Being...

Home in the Umalas

After 6 weeks of living in two Airbnb villas we finally moved into our beautiful home in the Umalas. This area is popular with expats, has many luxurious villas and there is a French and Montessori school. It i...

Schools back!

Yesterday was the first day at the Australian Independent School. The kids were so excited to start their new school and wear the cool uniforms. They said it was so much fun and they gave it an ‘awesome’ rati...

And so it begins…

The last few days have been hectic packing up the entire house for storage, packing our suitcases for the year and saying our goodbyes to our house, neighbours, car, family and friends. It has been wonderful s...

Picnic Goodbyes

Today we had a lovely long picnic with our friends at Centennial Park. It was a "Farewell Picnic" so we could have one one last catch up before we head off in 3 weeks time. It was also the chance for the kids t...

The joys of selling online

Over the last few weeks we have been busy selling lots of different things around the house. Some things we forgot we had, some things we weren't sure we wanted to sell, some things we used to love and other...

Dear Mum and Dad

...thank you so so much for organsing this amazing and incredbl edvencher for the famaly with you mony…. from our six year old daughter  A few months ago we told our children about next year’s plan and after t...

Our home is for lease

A “For Lease” sign is outside our home! Another step towards moving overseas and a very strange sight as we have lived in this home for the last 10 years. Our children have only ever know this home too. Toda...