Hi! I’m Karen, a mum of three, freelance writer, new arrival to Brisbane and lover of travel and adventure. I'm looking forward to sharing our migration journey in between posting about all things family. Visit my About Me page

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The best things about living in Brisbane #Myexpatfamily

We've been in Australia for just over three months already and I wanted to share with you our favourite things so far. Some of these things are major . . . Keep Reading

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Travel with kids: How to survive long haul travel with three under five (including twins!)

  The last time I travelled long haul, I found it really boring. I watched more movies than I thought possible and attempted to doze a few . . . Keep Reading

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Shipping your belongings abroad: Emigration tips & tricks

The last three months have been the busiest of my life. One of the most challenging parts of moving to Brisbane was shipping our belongings . . . Keep Reading

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The differences between raising singletons and twins

I often wonder how I coped looking after two babies at once. Although E is an . . . Keep Reading

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Review: Retractable child safety reins – Boomereins from Kool Kangaroo

When I saw this gadget advertised through TAMBA, I decided that I had to . . . Keep Reading


Review – Baby Jogger City Mini Double

Quite a few people have asked what my new buggy is like so I just wanted to . . . Keep Reading