Expat life brings a whole new set of challenges, now during the Covid-19 pandemic more than ever. No matter how much we love living in Cambodia, the physical distance from loved ones and cultural differences can at times lead to … Continue reading
Tara is originally from Australia where she worked in various industries, most recently in adult and youth mental health. She first visited Cambodia in 2010 as a volunteer and soon set up a community school based project in Siem Reap, Cambodia. After permanently moved to Cambodia in 2012 she has now taken on many new roles including freelance writer, kindergarten teacher and mother to an 8-year-old son.
Do the school closures have you feeling overwhelmed? Tara has some great advice and resources for parents on how to survive the school closures in Cambodia. Continue reading
A round-up of the best places to buy new and used English-language children’s books in Phnom Penh, from picture books and fairy tales to textbooks and boxed sets. Continue reading
Grocery shopping was always a hassle, particularly with an easily distracted child in tow. But in the wake of COVID-19, when every face-to-face encounter feels potentially dangerous, the allure of shopping online and avoiding the grocery store has been too … Continue reading