Two Wats and a Pink ID Card

Two Wats and a Pink ID Card

A mini-post with a few interesting things we did yesterday. We were on the road to look at a house friends of ours have built south of Si Bun Ruang using most of the team that constructed our home in 2014/15. As always I never see a trip in Thailand as directly from A...
Living in Isaan – Edition 15

Living in Isaan – Edition 15

Lots to enjoy in Edition 15 of my small Isaan stories including mangos (again), useful Tips and Tricks for the newly arrived, a garden update, an update on the build of a small Thai house, a funeral ceremony, a return to Noi’s Kitchen, a house blessing and as...
Living in Isaan – Edition 14

Living in Isaan – Edition 14

These stories happened over three weeks early to mid April 2018. Songkran, Thai New Year, happened in the middle of this period and as I have written about this festival already I excluded it here so that you only got new happenings and not a repeat of older stuff. A...
Living in Isaan – Edition 13

Living in Isaan – Edition 13

We are heading back into the archives with this update to the Living in Isaan series based on stories published in late March. Here I cover dancing girls, temples, my stepdaughter’s 18th birthday, an update on the farm in March as well as our developing tropical...
Boats, Mother’s Day and temples

Boats, Mother’s Day and temples

Another mix of stories covering activities the last couple of weeks. Masses of coconuts in the garden has got me thinking about Malibu cocktails. Mother’s day had the ladies in my life making flower garlands, covered previously as well, but here specifically to...