i-am-in-this-book-bigger-text-3d-coverjpg‘Winging it in West Africa’ is my chapter in the book ‘Knocked up Abroad Again’.  It’s an account of being an expectant and then new mother in Lagos, Nigeria whilst trying to avoid tropical diseases (my small child’s phase of shoe licking did nothing to quell my anxiety), field ‘helpful’ parenting tips from our steward Augustine (they weren’t helpful) and assess the perils of being pregnant in a Lagos traffic jam.

The Knocked up Abroad Again anthology is now available both as an e-book and paperback on and

Theatre and Music Reviews:

*   The Sound of Music   *  A Christmas Carol   *   Cinderella on Ice   *

A Handful of Keys    *    Evita The Musical    *    Snow White – The Ballet    *

*    Splash! The Water Circus    *    Calling Me Home    *

*    My name is Asher Lev   *   The Play that Goes Wrong   *   Annie   *

*   Andre the Hilarious Hypnotist   *    Tori Amos   *  Slava’s Snow Show   *

*   Swan Lake on Ice   *   Constellations   *  Matthew Mole   *

*   A Load of Bull   *   Ruby Wax   *  Sleeping Beauty on Ice   *

What’s on in Jo’burg Reviews:

*    Bounce    *      Croc City     *       Cullinan Diamond Mine        *

*          Design Joburg 2017     *  Escape Room    *  Liliesleaf   *

*    Paint Nite   *     Play at Height     *

Whatiftheworld and Southern Guild Galleries Rosebank   *

*  World of Beer   *

Guest Posts and other Articles:

Featured as blog of the month on

Guest posted about the expat Facebook groups I founded on Joburg Expat

Contributed to various articles on Matador Network:

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