Before reading any further, I feel it is important to say that this post is in no way directed at anyone in particular, nor is it applicable to all expats. It’s just something I’ve felt for ages, and following the recent developments in our beautiful country and the subsequent trying times we as South Africans… Continue reading Dear expats…
We’re at that time of the year when, for most of us, those New Year’s Resolutions – yip, you know, the ones you were ‘definitely going to stick to’ and were ‘serious about this time’ – have pretty much become a thing of the past. You may have given them a good go, they may… Continue reading Resolution, shmesolution!
So, I’ve finally done it! After months and months (dare I say it’s probably more like years and years?!?) of threatening to start a blog, I’ve finally taken the plunge, set one up and, after much procrastinating and searching for “the perfect moment”, I’ve decided there’s no time like the present and I pushed that… Continue reading Welcome to A Side Of Pink!
So your trip is organised, your countdown is into single digits and your excitement levels are at an all-time high, but there’s just one (pretty major) hurdle you’ve got to get over… packing. And when you’re travelling overseas, this can be super stressful. The planning, running around getting random ‘just-in-case’ things, and general panicking that… Continue reading My 10 international travel essentials