Cheap cooking for crowds

Sponsored You’ve gotta love the GFC! I know that sounds nuts but really there are some good aspects of global financial obliteration. We’re all in it together, for example. Though some countries have fared better than others. NZ doesn’t seem as badly hit as the UK and over the past nine months since we came…


The perfect expat job

A friend of mine is staring down the barrel of a longterm expat assignment and she is frantic. “but what am I going to do Vix? I’m going to be so bored. I can’t work, I’ll have no friends, I don’t play a sport..what can I do?” It’s a great question and one I asked…


Beachcomber Island So Easy to Get To..

..So Hard to Leave! The white catamaran shunted out of the mooring and started its lumbering process out into Denarau Bay. Everything looked so slick these days. Everything. The Denerau Resort with its lush green golf course, the golf carts now spinning thin wheels across the greens. I couldn’t help but compare with then. Then…