Getting back to kicking ass.

Getting back to kicking ass.

If you read one of my latest post Are you re(a)d-y? then you know it took me a while to actually get this year going. Never mind the whole January 'new year, new me', I'm starting in March thanks very much. 
But now that I am feeling like myself again and ready to crack on, it got me thinking... how do you get yourself out of a rut? Click to continue reading ...

Living in a foreign country #2-Parlez vous anglais?

Living in a foreign country #2-Parlez vous anglais?

Here we go for the second amendment on the "Living in a foreign country" series. One of the first thing that might come to your mind  when thinking about moving abroad is whether or not you will be able to connect with people in the same way that you would with people speaking your mother tongue. So today I wanted to touch on the whole language barrier challenge, a few tips on how to overcome it and share my personal experience in moving to a couple of English-speaking countries which hopefully will help you out if you are going through something similar. Click to continue reading...

Office with a twist

Office with a twist

I am not one for uniforms. How glad I am that in Reunion Island and in France you would never even dream of making kids wear a uniform in school. I understand the practicality of it and every time I see little kids on a day trip rocking their blazers and hats on their way to the museum  I find them adorable.  But I think as a child who liked to wear Carnival costumes at home regardless of it being Mardi Gras or not  it would have been way too constraining. Click to continue reading...