Fighting Fires in Lampang

Fighting Fires in Lampang

And now for something completely different. The photo above, which is actually of Doi Suthep in Chiang Mai, gives a hint to the central theme of this post in case the heading hasn’t given it away already! One of the real joys of writing the blog is the number of...
Married Again!

Married Again!

The title of this post has a double meaning for me. Firstly I have been married before to someone other than Gaun and secondly I have previously married Gaun on Valentine’s Day 2014! It’s a good thing I like my weddings because I have had a few of them 🙂...
Living with a Thai Woman

Living with a Thai Woman

If like me you have spent any time on the many farang based forums and you happen to end up in the often depressing topic area called “Farang/Thai Relationships” then I hope my post will do something to add some reality and positive words to the subject. I...
How to Marry a Thai National

How to Marry a Thai National

UPDATES: There have been some new posts made on this topic that you should read if going through this process: The details relating to the document translation service we ended up using in Bangkok can be found in this post HERE Our successful formal marriage at the...
Thai Music

Thai Music

UPDATED 21 JAN 2016: I am planning on revisiting this post to update the material and correct a couple of bad links. I am in the process of updating the whole site at this time so it may be a few days before I get back to this post. If you wanted a cultural thesis...
Peng’s Motorbike

Peng’s Motorbike

Many of you won’t know that Gaun’s lovely daughter Peng developed a medical condition when young, which required an operation and has since left her with some limitations in her ability to walk. I am hopeful that some of the actions we have and are about...
My Isaan Wedding

My Isaan Wedding

Updated 27 Jan 2016: I am becoming a regular at Isaan weddings, not my own I hasten to add, so I thought I would point you to a few other posts that might be helpful if weddings, marriage or living with a Thai lady are of interest: A Thai Shotgun Marriage HERE...