Keepsake quality clothing: Coast AW18

Coast is known  for their glamorous occasion wear. Come AW18 it’s no different. You...

To my Husband on Father’s Day

My Dearest, Whey! We are 8 years into our parenting journey and you never cease to...

Around the bend: St Pancras Waterpoint London

You never know what you will stumble upon while meandering around London. I fell in...

First hair salon experience: Valentina’s milestone

A few days ago, hubby pulled up some ole videos of our kids. While looking at them, it...

Married life — what costs do you need to consider?

Before the wedding, you’ll find that it’s all about saving! But, even after the big...

5 simple ways to stay connected in married life

Let’s be real sometimes, it’s hard to have a moment ourselves never mind trying to...
The Oreo Cookie Quest Challenge

The Oreo Cookie Quest Challenge

During the early days of motherhood, I found it difficult going outdoors on my own with the kids. Nonetheless, I devised ways for us to have fun indoors. Perish the thought that the poor kids were always indoors, far from it. Me and my family and have had...

Shnooks Series 2

Shnooks Series 2

Psst! We have new friends staying at The Tiger Tales HQ! The enchanting Shnooks are with us. These delightful creatures were born in the magical place where a rainbow meets a waterfall, popped from bubbles. Season 1 was launched in 2017. In 2018, Series 2...


Hi, I am Maria, a Trinidad-born Surrey based SAHM, blogger and aspiring published children’s book writer. I moved to England in 2001. My career history has spanned from the Library Service to Further Education. I write about expat parenting, mixed heritage family life, food, beauty and more. The way to my heart is a Trini Dalpuri Chicken Roti.







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Hi! I’m Maria. My family and I live in London but I’m originally from Trinidad, West Indies. My beloved and I got married in 2006. He’s Chinese/Italian. When we decided to increase our family, the first inevitable question was ‘what the child would look like?’... [ + ]


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