Stonehenge // Travel with me

It’s what all the souvenirs in the gift shop said, so I figured it would be a good title for this post. Last Sunday, I drove up to Stonehenge with one of the other au…

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Where to find a host-family

If you want to become an au pair in a different country, the first thing you have to do is finding a host family. There are different ways of getting in touch with host-families. What…

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Lake District // Travel with me

During the second week of the Easter holidays, I took off to the Lake District. It was glorious. After a seven-hour drive, I arrived at the hostel. Didn’t really go anywhere after that because I…

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We went to Wales!

Easter Holidays started last week and to celebrate, Lauren took me and the kids to stay at a hostel in Broad Haven, Wales! We left the house on Monday and visited Berkeley Castle. There were…

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Ready for Spring

Last week, I had a great week. The kids had the day off on Monday so, being the amazing au pair that I am, I took them out to the swimming pool. That got them…

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Opening a bank account in England

When you come to the United Kingdom for a longer period of time, you might want to set up a bank account. Unfortunately, this is not as easy as it sounds. In England, you need…

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Goals for 2018

Happy New Year! Hope you had an amazing holiday! Last week, I reflected on the goals I had set myself for 2017 and I actually did pretty well. This upcoming year, I’m setting myself another ten…

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Reflecting on 2017

I used to absolutely hate new years’ resolutions. Why wait until the start of a new year to change things and set yourself goals? However,  I decided to try it out and I set myself…

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A Day in Edinburgh

On Tuesday morning, I left Inverness for Edinburgh. This was the second time I’d been to Edinburgh and I absolutely love this city. I only had a day and a half, but as I had…

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Dublin

  I spent five days in Scotland and then went on to Ireland. Welcome to my Dublin Travel Diary. By the time I got to Dublin, I was exhausted from all the travelling and I…

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A Day Trip to Oxford

After my week in Scotland, I still had another week off work. The kids and host-mum were gone for the week and it was really quiet in the house, so I decided to go on…

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