Sunrise at Gretna, the advantage of the first train of the day 4 am trains, quick catch ups on train station benches, saying goodbye but not knowing when the next time you will see someone or what country you will be in, part of the whirlwind of expat friendship. In the past three weeks I've

Four Eyes

Four Eyes

One of the more random things to-do on my 101 list, was to replace my glasses. I remember writing it and was pretty sure it would be one of the things still left at the end of the 1001 days. A couple of weeks ago, when Wimbledon was on I realised even with my glasses

Growing up Expat.

"We are moving." Something I was fortunate enough to hear my Dad say a few times growing up. Born and raised in Aberdeen until 8, followed by 4 years in Sugarland, Texas, 5 years of schooling in Dubai, UAE then moving to university in Southampton, England with the added bonus of holidays in Dubai. Come

Reflections on 21.

Today is my 22nd birthday. The past year has been a whirlwind and provided me with a steep learning curve to life. I managed to squeeze in a lot into the past year. I decided to mark my birthday by compiling a list of 21 things I learnt/did/experienced/found out about myself whilst being 21. I