Follow the Zebras shares with the reader (any reader actually) adventures from the fascinating to the mundane as experienced by two oddly optimistic, still middle-aged, women. If you revel in cheering on the merry folk who boldly wander off on what seems to be a good idea at the time then this blog is for you.

Just because something is deemed problematic or absurd (insert any other word of discouragement you have heard here), does not mean it should be avoided, rather, we believe life is meant to be lived with your heart and approached with a plan. And as far as we can tell, the more plans the better – as in big scrolls held in a bear hug against one’s chest.

“A goal without a plan is just a wish.” ― Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

“Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.” ― Winston S. Churchill

And for the Scottish folk reading this, here is one for you all… “The best laid schemes o’ mice an’ men gang aft agley.” ― Robert Burns, Collected Poems of Robert Burns