Category: Throwback Thursdays

Throwback Thursday

Navigating a long distance relationship isn't always easy, but it doesnt have to be complicated either! Read on for my tried and tested advice on how to have a successful long distance relationship - in this post I explore the 'meet up' and how to make it as enjoyable as possible. Read on @

The Secrets to a Successful Long Distance Relationship, Part 2: The Meet Up

 I was feeling like a throwback Thursday kind of week, so I bring you part two if this mini series covering everything you need to know about long distance dating. A few months ago, I shared Part 1 of The Secrets to a Successful Long Distance Relationship, a compilation of the collective wisdom of both my personal (very long) experience of being in a long ...Read More
Read all about how to ensure a successful and lasting long distance relationship. It's not as easy as it sounds! Find out more at

The Secrets to a Successful Long Distance Relationship

 This week, Mr. Straggler and I find ourselves (again) strewn across two separate continents with hundreds of miles between us. It’s only a week, it’s not forever, yet I can’t help but remember those long, and somewhat painful years we spent finding new ways to make our long-distance relationship feel more intimate and exciting. This week we were back in action. I suppose we are ...Read More
Read about our old house in Tunisia and 10 things we do to make anywhere feel like home, whether long or short term. A Throwback Thursday post at

Throwback Thursday. Our beach shack in Tunisia…

...and 10 ways to make anywhere feel like home, on a budget.   Last week we said goodbye to Iran and decided to set up on more familiar terrain. So here we Tbilisi, Georgia! Although checking in to an air b'n'b is not quite the same as moving into a new home, we quite amazingly managed to find a place in exactly the ...Read More