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5 Things To Do With Kids In London


I wasn’t born in London. But I lived in London from when I was five until I was seventeen, and then again from 21 to 35, and London feels like my (and is my son’s) home town. So here’s my recommendations for five things to do with kids in London. Despite the weather, it’s an […]


Our World School: An End of Year Report

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For anyone planning longterm travel with kids, anyone who would like to travel and is delaying having kids to do so, or any parents who would love to travel but feel they can’t because of the kids, probably the single biggest concern is what sort of education a child will get on the road. This […]


The Good Life?

Four year old Hmong girl holds a handbag, Luang Namtha province, Northern Laos.

This is Sing’s eldest daughter, showing off her handbag outside the house her father built. Her name means “Be Loved”. Be Loved’s younger sister is called “Be Happy” and the baby’s name means “General”. Appropriately since, like many youngest children, she isn’t shy about asserting her needs. Sing chose his daughters’ names before he was […]