Nanny gifting

08. September 2015 childcare, nanny, nannying 0
I am finishing my nanny  job with the most amazing little one & her family next week & I am getting rather sad…. She is an amazing 1yr old girl with character to spare & I want to give her & the family a special gift. I was going to do a photo book then I ...

Hello again, hello

Sorry for the unintentional hiatus folks. I guess life got in the way. My previous post was around 7 weeks ago & rather depressing – I can assure you that I have not been in the throes of a breakdown since then! Honest. I have just been working, breathing, making poor choices, laughing, sleeping & surviving. Same as ...

Standing still for 6 months

As it happens, I have taken a job in Switzerland for 6 months. This is an exceptional commitment for me & the longest time I have stayed still in 5 years. I feel ever so slightly anxious….. http://i.giphy.com/Zt2f45vHLZtaU.gif I am however looking forward to: Having a local (pub/bar) Having a regular fitness routine Meeting people ...

Next stop….??

28. March 2015 nannying, Travel, work 0
Copenhagen! Lausanne! Copenhagen! Lausanne! Damn…. I just can’t decide. This has been whirling through my head for days now. I pick one option & feel good about it, then ten minutes later I settle on the other. At this rate both options are going to expire by the time I decide. Either way, I know ...

You want a job? Here, have 2

25. March 2015 abroad, nannying, Travel 0
My last few weeks have revolved around panic, stressing out & frantically searching for work. I was even contemplating booking a flight back to Ireland where any productivity into finding work is zero due to family, the cutest niece & nephews, an adorable wee dog who tugs on my heart strings (exacerbated by catholic guilt) & ...