Riley hits the Cook Islands

There is more to the South Pacific than just Fiji. Okay yes, Fiji is one of the top destination’s for Australians and Kiwis to escape the cold winter months and its reputation won’t fail you, with perfect beaches, great locals and, more importantly, a kids club. However, after travelling to a majority of the islands, […]

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Mother’s Day

As dad puts on his uniform and packs for work, we make an impulse decision to join him. He was heading to Bangkok for a few days and we thought why not follow? After scrambling together our bags, snacks and bottles, we too were packed and ready to race out the door. We make the […]

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Jetpack

I recently read a discussion on the world schoolers Facebook page regarding items travelling families take away with them, and nifty ideas of how to reduce their load. This brings me to Riley’s jetpack, basically our life changing must haves!! We have already lost two bags, accidentally checked in nappies, brought chemist items in airports […]

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Flight Mode

  Chicken, fish, cold instant coffee and a meal older than the the queen, mix in grumpy tired pax expecting you make their seat larger, recline further and remove the gum from their tray table. Here I was thinking my inflight days were now only those of bloody Mary’s and a movie marathon, I couldn’t […]

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Mountain Buggy’s The Bagrider

Riley’s Travels During the final weeks leading up to the impending arrival of our son Riley I started searching for travelling with a baby and the products that were nifty and useful while on the move. Our journey begins as an ex-flight attendant and a pilot, in Sydney, Australia and takes our little family of […]

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Sigiriya

We stayed near by at Aliya Resort Our new love country! Why -The humble people, beauty and simplicity.. We travelled from Colombo by private driver to the ancient rock fort, from afar the mound seemed impossible to climb especially with 12kgs of dead weight. As we loomed closer the sweat began to trickle, the crowds […]

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