Month: May 2019

Island Blues

Tonight I’ve got the blues. Worse than the Sunday blues that I had yesterday. The gloomy clouds covering our rock in the middle of the ocean is surely not helping. We’ve recently moved to this rock in the middle of nowhere following hubby and we all arrived here in good spirits and quite optimistic about […]

Karolien - There is life after kids Living On A Rock Ramblings About Life

Golden threads – Zardozi by Akshat

A little ways of the beaten track in Rosehill you will find the quaint little shop called “Zardozi by Akshat”. A little boutique dress shop where you can not only find some beautiful Sari’s and traditional Indian wears but which also sports a small range that is suitable to most women for casual wear. A […]

Karolien - There is life after kids

Thinking of moving to Mauritius?

Karolien - There is life after kids Living On A Rock

Are you really ready to be an expat? Am I ready to be one?

Not meaning to stir some feathers, just a personal observation derived from my personal life and inspired by the very interesting mix of SAFFAS I have met so far. ‘Are you really ready to be an expat?’; is the question that’s been on my mind for the last few weeks and especially in the light […]

Karolien - There is life after kids Living On A Rock

The wind beneath my wings – Sailing with Klaus from Wildwind Adventures Mauritius

There has been many a day that whilst on my sunset walks, I would amble past the Hobie cats and other watersport equipment in front of the hotels on Mont Choisy beach convinced that it was unavailable for use to the locals and only for hotel guests. Turns out I was wrong. Wildwind adventures cater […]

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