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I’m Niobe.

A Brit living and working in Hanoi, Vietnam. 

I photograph, draw and write about my life living abroad.

You’ll find features about:
living sustainably and well  
the highs and lows of life abroad
travel itineraries and candid reflections on trips away
my favourite veggie and vegan eats at home, in Hanoi and beyond

Making Gratitude a Habit

We all know that notions of self-care have been on the rise lately, and that’s for good reason. With so many of us feeling stressed, anxious, overwhelmed or depressed about work, relationships, body image or finance (as well as those

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Coffee and a Catch Up 04

Well, hello! Sunday’s here, and it’s time for this fortnight’s coffee and a catch up post. The idea behind these posts was that they’d be space for a little update from me, but also an opportunity to share some of

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The Joy of Pancake Day

Pancake Day has been one of my favourite days of the year for as long as I can remember. I’d rank it way above its February counterpart, Valentine’s Day. I’d go so far as to say I probably get more

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Vegan Pancakes (Trust Me!)

Guys. The best day of the year is almost here! Yes, I eat pancakes pretty regularly. No, I don’t wait for pancake day to come around. And yet here I am, almost 28 and still flippin’ excited (pun most definitely

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