In 2012, I decided to quit my cushy job with an investment management firm in India, leave all my friends & family and move continents to follow my husband to the rainbow nation – South Africa. Yes, I chose to become a trailing spouse!
Joburg and South Africa gave me more than I had hoped for. The multi-culturalrism, the vibrancy, the warmth – Jozi and its people stole my heart. Exploring and discovering the beautiful city became my passion.
Fast forward to January 2016: I finally managed to get a work visa and started working after three years! I was a trailing spouse no more!! Unfortunately, this also meant that I was blogging MUCH less frequently.
Fast forward to June 2016: Seems like the ‘trailing spouse’ tag cannot be shaken off so quickly! After just 5 months of having secured full time employment, it was time for Mia Musings to leave South Africa. This also meant, quitting my job and starting once again – but this time in the not-so-sunny shores of the UK. Leaving my beloved Jozi with a heavy heart, but a new life, a new adventure awaits. So keep reading 🙂