When going make-upless becomes a brave act.

I received several heartfelt messages about my recent IG story about my make-up less face and I’d thought I’d use this opportunity to repeat this message.  ​​ Here’s the thing, it really is not always make-up and dresses. Most days I wake up, put on something decent (that doesn’t need ironing) and get out the…

If I could share with you(th)… 

I was invited to have a session with a group of youth recently, and it revolved around resilience (my fav topic of the moment), pain, optimism and challenging status quo.  When asked if there’s anything I truly wanted the youth to think about, I’d shared these three points, all of which I constantly share with…

Rainbows for Batam February 2017

It’s that time of the year when most of us are still trying to get into the rhythm of things and catch up with all that we say we’re going to catch up on. I’m still trying to keep up with posting on this blog (but if you’ve not followed me on instagram at @thetudungtraveller,…

Hello, 2017. 

“You can’t be brave if you’ve only had wonderful things happen to you.” I ended 2015 and started 2016 in prayer, away from home, after crying too much for something that means nothing now. It still amazes me how life gifts us with different people, experiences and lessons in a timely manner, and all that…