Hi, I am Rochelle. I am an entrepreneur that runs a small art loving business called Hobby House Qatar. I am also full time mama to 2 beautiful girls named Amélie and Alexie and wife to my flying Dutchman, Thijs. We are just a normal nomad expat family who live, to travel and eat around the [...]
A pintrest board inspired wedding.
With spring break right around the corner I know most of you are either eagerly awaiting that planned getaway or are scrambling to find some place close and convenient to head out to for a few days with the family. Although my little one is not yet part of academic life and all its stresses, [...]
I can think of a zillion perks of life as an expat in one of the richest countries of the world. But if you ask me, what’s the one big down fall to it all? I’d have to say, missing out on quality family time with the extended family of course. Worse then if you're [...]
With the holiday season truly underway its time to talk travel on the blog. Although most of you maybe home bound to celebrate this festive season with your families I know there's some of you that have booked yourself that quite little 'Me Time' getaway where there sun will be shining, cocktails flowing and cool [...]
If over a decade ago anyone ever said to me that i'd travel to Macedonia my first reaction would've been, what? where? Yes back in the day in my geography books there was no Macedonia. All there was then was the Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia. Macedonia was one of the 6 countries that made [...]
Earlier this month we struggled to nail down a place to travel to that wasn't too far away from Doha and convenient enough to holiday with a baby. With the recent gulf airspace ban things got a little more complicated for us than we had expected. Going west was going to be harder and much [...]