Living Abroad

How to take a sabbatical

Are you considering a career break? Taking a sabbatical may be a great option. Find out more about planning for the when, where and when.

Keep it simple ….

As a family of 6, we have learnt how important it is to keep it simple. In all aspects of our lives. And personal finance in particular.

Experiences > Convenience

There was some pressure to try to fit in a final weekend away with some family and friends before we left Zambia. For Mrs C and I, the thought seemed a little draining. A four-hour trip on dirt roads...

God has taken away our chair…

We are neck-deep in the process of packing and selling all our ‘stuff’ as we prepare to leave Zambia. And I’ve been working away from home and long hours. And to top it all off, everyone in the family...

Back to School

Today was the first day of home school. My first day, teaching our daughter. It wasn't meant to be, but Mrs Chaos pulled a sickie....


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Apologies for the inconvenience.

About Us

Mr & Mrs Chaos

Professionals, Parents etc...

Two exhausted parents, an opinionated 11-year-old, an off-the-wall 8-year-old, and a pair of thrill-seeking 6-year-olds. This is our take on life and carving a way through the crazy. 

Head to the About page to find out more about our family and scroll down to see some of the latest blog posts!