Posted in August 2012

Domestic bliss

The reason I’m in USA is due to love. I went and met an American man you see. Not exactly in the life plan, but often the best things in life aren’t the things you can imagine ahead of time. So just when I thought I’d be quietening and simplifying my life by moving to … Continue reading

That’s what I said

Being understood in America with an Aussie/Kiwi accent is an adventure all of its own. I said in my last post that Kiwis have a deadpan mumble and my Kiwi friend in London picked me up on it…perhaps I’m only talking about me?! Regardless, there are less highs and lows in the way I speak … Continue reading

Different yet the same

One of my favourite things about travelling and being in a new place is discovering social and cultural differences, big and small. I think of it as my anthropological study of the world…it was my best subject at university before I wandered off into different things, but in reality I’ve never stopped studying it. It’s … Continue reading

Curvy yogi?

I’ve spoken about adventure in previous posts, explaining the adventure part of my blog name. But what of curvy yogi? I got to thinking about this after finding myself compelled to comment on a fellow bloggers’ site as she came to the decision to become a yoga teacher despite feeling she is not the typical … Continue reading

Child’s play is simple

So the BIG adventure I’m on right now is spending the summer and early autumn in the USA, with a view to longer term (it’s all motivated by love, but I’ll talk about that another time). This isn’t the first country I’ve moved to. I was born in and spent the first 25 years of … Continue reading