Life Lessons

The Terminal

  After a long flight, on disembarking, there's nothing better than knowing that you've reached your destination. Except officially you haven't. You're still effectively in transit and depending on the size of the terminal (Singapore - enormous, Rarotonga - not so much) you have a normally wearying journey ahead before you can step out into the land of your… Continue reading The Terminal

Life Lessons

The Carpet Bag

Who could forget Mary Poppins' carpet bag? If you've ever seen the movie, the carpet bag is quite synonymous with the arrival of Mary Poppins to the Banks' house.  And despite its limited size (which actually was rather capacious) it was able to contain all manner of large items from a mirror to a pot plant… Continue reading The Carpet Bag