The journey & the hostess of horrors

The whole journey really wasn’t that bad. I’ve never minded long trips, and have definitely done my time waiting on airport/station floors. We were originally meant to be going to the Philippines, but we decided to do that properly on another, longer trip and booked a flight to Borneo from Manila the week before we…

Pack in your job, pack a bag

When you’re not enjoying your job, what should you do? My advice: write a letter of resignation, stuff a load of things into a backpack, and buy a plane ticket. Obviously it’s not that simple – as a lot of the motivational, emoji filled pictures of girls looking out over an infinity pool surrounded by…

Nice to meetcha

Helloooooo! So as the tag line kinda says, I’m a silly illustrator with a great passion for children’s picture books, puns, travel and gravy. Mum and dad called me Laura (thankfully, rather than my brother’s thoughtful suggestion of Sebastian or Pinocchio) and some of my oldest buddies call me Roo. (Long story, dates back to…