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Status Update

Location: Singapore

Feeling: Inspired ~ Frustrated

Thinking: How much I miss living on the road and my old gypsy life!

Eating: Chilli + dumplings ~ Buffet spread at the Mandarin Oriental

Hearing: Passion Pit ~ Purity Ring ~ Chela ~ Lord Huron ~ Leon Bridges ~ Sufjan Stevens

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Travel

What’s in your carry on?

Since May, we have clocked up 19 flights on 9 different airlines throughout Asia, Europe and now the US. I have 2 carry ons at the moment, one is my own personal bag, the other is a bag for Harriet.

Ideally, I would love to travel with 1 bag but we just have too many items that Harriet requires on the flights. The shortest flight lasted 45 minutes from Athens to Heraklion in Greece. Our longest flight was Hong Kong to London Heathrow coming in at just under 12 hours. On shorter flights I barely have time to open my bag and it is stowed up in the overhead compartment. Harriet’s bag is never far away though, as it contains toys, food, all those important distractions for a 20 month old!

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