My real mum was a hairdresser. My dad a Dutch roadie for a pop group. I may never know the story of how I was conceived so heres what might have happened.
Oxytocin – the love or cuddle hormone – can help us feel happier and boost our immune system despite living in a world in turmoil. Covid-19 is rocking the world. Extreme anxiety, fear and heart break – as well as the disease itself – are the hallmark experiences of this time. Before I dive in, […]
Could you live with your kids or family in a 14 square-metre space? Over the last two summers I have lived in our campervan – Annie – with my husband and two of our kids for a total of 6 months. No kitchen. No toilet or bathroom, just a few bags, a gas burner, a […]
We left our house, business and everything behind (except our kids) to move to Barcelona for two years. What could possibly go wrong? Ever fancied packing up your life and kids and moving abroad? Maybe you fancy the idea of a family gap year somewhere exotic, or maybe you’re thinking of a more permanent […]
If it wasn’t for my biggest fear and a heap of sh**ty situations I would never have done crazy-good things like moved abroad, travelled as much as I have for the last few years, or dug deep and designed the creative business of my dreams. Are you friends with fear? I have to admit to […]
If you don’t want to be pulled along by a tidal wave of tourists read my guide & map to vibrant, buzzing Barcelona for creatives just like you. Barcelona. A city where you can have a life-affirming experience with Gaudi one minute and be hanging out in a buzzing chiringuito twenty-minutes later. A city where […]