Sunday Selections

Sunday Selections

May 10, 2015

Happy Mother’s Day to all the mums out there today. Ben and I Face-Timed our mums in Melbourne this morning, sending lots of cuddles through the internet. It’s hard being so many miles away from your mum on days like these. If we were home we would have spent the day with our mums, but being in Berlin meant that today was quiet instead. We spent most of the day at home catching up on the washing and work (writing for me and art for him) but did escape for a coffee and a sneaky chocolate cookie at our favourite local cafe. Quiet Sundays are just what you need sometimes, aren’t they?


Here are this week’s favourite links:

WATCH: Can you tell that heading back to Asia has been on my travel wish-list lately? This video, ‘Reverie of Vietnam’ is keeping it firmly printed there.

READ: Too many tourists unknowingly contribute to animal suffering when they engage in activities such as this. It’s time to think more carefully about ethical tourism.

EAT: This is the perfect weekday breakfast-on-the-go. Nutritious AND delicious!

MAKE: This DIY is the perfect gift for the sweet-tooths in your life.

BUY: One of these definitely belongs on the wall.

GO: Nicola Easterby’s photos of the north of Auckland are reminding me just how beautiful the land of the long white cloud is. When I’m back in the region, a road-trip across NZ awaits!

How did you spend your Sunday? Was it with your mum? Join the discussion in the comments below.

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  • Reply Anne-Laure May 10, 2015 at 7:31 pm

    The map of Berlin is lovely! x

    • Reply The Department of Wandering May 11, 2015 at 4:11 pm

      Isn’t it Anne-Laure! I need to get one! x

  • Reply Nadia June 2, 2015 at 8:18 am

    wowww, thank you dear for sharing this travelling infos with us, it is good to know that the mother’s day in Australia is earlier that in France (31st May for France).

    xo xo from Paris

    • Reply The Department of Wandering June 3, 2015 at 7:22 pm

      Thanks for stopping by Nadia! I hope your mum had a great Mother’s Day last weekend. Did you spend it with her in Paris? xx

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