6 months into recovery – and my life has changed forever!

Lately I have really started to feel safe and sound in my (mental health) recovery journey. I am beginning to trust that I am in fact in a solid place. An emotional space where relapses are fewer and fewer and occur farther and farther apart. My last anxiety attack was early September and that's over … Continue reading 6 months into recovery – and my life has changed forever!

Life is too short

Written on December 24th, 2016. It's been an amazing trip so far, for me personally. I started a few posts when I was on my way out here, not quite sure how I felt about coming back to Khao Lak after so many years. Not sure how I would feel about, or manage, all the … Continue reading Life is too short

The path to happiness

So, I haven't written anything in a while. Well, I wrote a bunch of stuff prior to and during my trip back to Thailand but as mentioned, I haven't been able to publish those blogs. Yet... And since I got back from my trip I haven't been able to write. Partially because I have been really … Continue reading The path to happiness

I am finally going home!

Written on December 3rd, 2016. I am going home. For the first time in 10 years, I'm going back to Thailand. I'm nervous and excited all at once. It's been a long time and it is the first time that I feel ready to go back to the country that stole my heart more than … Continue reading I am finally going home!

Double chocolate 

This just made me laugh out loud! And of course I have got to try this elevated way of indulging in my Tim Tams! ❤️😋

How is that for a little Sunday sweetness and pure happiness?! Enjoy!

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Saturday Tutorial how to best enjoy your TimTam.

Prepare a cup of hot chocolate. Today we made it with cacao powder and vanilla from the herb garden in Sri Lanka.

Buy TimTam, delicouse candy/ biscuit from Southern Hemisphere.


Bite of the corners of your TimTam and use the TimTam as straw to get the Hot chocolate into the TimTam.


Yummies!! Enjoy your delicious soft Double chocolate TimTam.

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The Art of Doing Nothing…

Been a very stressful day so far: slept till 8.00 am. Got up and made coffee. Sat on the patio till about 9.30, sipping coffee and reading my book.  Watched a couple of butterflies chase one another. Hung all my clothes on a rail so they won't get all musty and mildewed - we don't … Continue reading The Art of Doing Nothing…

Beyond the physical injuries and scars, lingers a sense of lack of self-worth

For many different reasons I think it is time for me to write this post. Having come out and been very open about my mental health problems and my road back to a healthy, normal life, free from depression and unhappiness, it is time that I also come out and talk about what (most likely) … Continue reading Beyond the physical injuries and scars, lingers a sense of lack of self-worth