Gidget

Our Monday mornings (or any weekday morning) tend to be busy getting ready for school but this one was very different and it made us late for the school bell! Why? Well we need to back track a few months ...

Hati Hati when driving in Bali!

'Hati Hati' means 'watch out', 'be careful', 'watch your heart' in Bahasa Indonesian and that is exactly what you need to do when you drive in Bali! We came to Bali with an International Drivers Licence but ha...

Vedic Meditation

I was introduced to a Vedic Meditation teacher by a friend who also moved to Bali around the same time as we did. She had gone through this teacher’s course at the Bondi Meditation Centre a few years ago and hi...

Lush North Bali

For these school holidays we thought we would do a ‘tree change’ and discover the lush green mountains of North Bali. About 2.5 hours north of Kerobokan you first reach the mountains of Munduk and the landsc...

Indonesian Independence Day

Article written by Liam Collins (age 9) Flag Raising Ceremony On Wednesday August 17th it was Indonesian Independence Day. However, my school AIS celebrated it the day before. On the soccer field, ther...

Cinta

To our beautiful Cinta, You gave us 70 of the most amazing days. You made us laugh, you made us cry but most of all you made us smile every time we saw you. You came into our lives and in a short space of ti...

Our NEXT year in Bali

Yes that is right!!! We will be living here next year so technically we should change this blog to ‘Our years in Bali’. This year has gone by super fast! Sure we miss our friends and family back home but we ...