Category: Karolien – There is life after kids

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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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Island life & Beauty Routines

Firstly I want to say that I am NOT a skin routine or brand name fanatic and I will not apologize for it…I am who I am. Having said that; before island life and now whilst enjoying island life I have noticed some definite changes in my skin’s condition. Apart from the fact that we […]

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Why I blog – Karolien

With bloggers at a dime a dozen these days, I often ask myself why? Why am I blogging. Why do I take the time to build and maintain a website, why do I work so hard to build a public profile. Why spend so much time on social media finding issues to blog on and […]

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Let’s go supping they said, it will be fun they said…

I was recently talked into a supping lesson by new friend and owner of Aqua Blue situated here in Mauritius. Let’s go supping she said….it will be fun she said…. I was a teeny bit skeptical if I have to be totally honest but being me I am always up for a challenge! 😉 Costumes […]

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I’m more than me – International Women’s Day 2019

I’m more than the color of my hair I’m more than me I’m more than the clothes I wear I’m more than me I’m more than the education I did or did not get I’m more than me I’m more than the tattoos on my skin I’m more than me I’m more than the extra […]

Karolien - There is life after kids Ramblings About Life

When a mother loses her why

When a mother loses her why, the household comes to a standstill. When a mother loses her why, everything screeches to a halt. When a mother loses her why, she needs her village to pull her back up. Unfortunately those villages are not always available. Especially if you’ve just exchanged a continent for an island. […]

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