#alienadventures: How the elders in China start the day…and why they are unstoppable.

I know it’s been a while since my last post, but lately my mind has been somewhat distracted by travel plans. In a few weeks time my immediate family will embark on a rather epic journey – a tour of China. My mother has generously decided to treat us all to a tour of “the … Continue reading

#alien adventures: feeling burnt out? Ben Franklin’s daily schedule

As we near the extended Easter break, you can sense the “waiting to exhale” mood that has seeped into everyone’s bones. Without exception, everyone agrees that this year has been somewhat punishing, not only in it’s speed, but also in the monumental effort demanded of us just to keep running on the treadmill. Very often … Continue reading