The Aunts do Asia

After arriving back in Malaysia, we had to deal with the jet leg again including lots of night wakings.  We played musical beds a lot with many different configurations  in one night (Gavin and I in one bed, Gavin in the crib, Gavin in Ella’s bed….) but after a week or so, the kids were thankfully back to regular sleep …

Canada

We have been back from our visit to Canada for 2 weeks now and are shamefully just getting around to writing a blog about it.  I had a fantastic 5 weeks at home with the kids and Paul joined us for the last 2 weeks of the visit.  What we learned is that home leave (expat vocabulary) is really not …

Bali Hai

When I heard my parents were coming for a visit I’m not sure what I was more excited about: seeing them or the chance to travel.  We had hoped to get away for a week in April, but Paul’s work was very busy and he couldn’t get away.  My parents coming meant I had travel companions!  It didn’t take me …

Rain, Beer and Fish’n’Chips

Thanks to everyone for your well wishes. We plan on updating the blog once a week, so we hope you enjoy the pics and stories. We arrived into London, with typical British weather, rain, rain, rain. We picked up our rental car and headed to Birmingham to visit Paul’s Aunt and family. The highlight was meeting Mason, Paul’s cousin’s baby. We …