Monthly Archives: May 2014

Unsocial use of social media / since when did I become so grumpy?!

One huge HUGE aspect of being an expat is keeping in contact with friends and relatives from back home. When stepping into the unknown, there’s really nothing better than having a good ol’ natter with someone still in your home country to comfort you in times of homesickness and keep you up to date with […]

Whiling away the hours

Whilst I was studying in Leiden I didn’t have anywhere near the amount of lectures I was used to having back in the UK, and so I had an inordinate amount of time to myself. I filled these by pursuing my love of sketching and drawing – a passion I hadn’t really invested much time in […]