Isaan Rice Harvest

Isaan Rice Harvest

This is a topic I covered in November 2013 but yesterday I took a new batch of photos covering this year’s harvest and I thought I would share these with newcomers who may have missed the harvest last year and also present a slightly different perspective to my...
Isaan Cooking

Isaan Cooking

The rice harvest has started in Isaan. The vivid photogenic greens of the paddy fields have been replaced with the soft yellows and browns of rice at the time it is ready to be harvested. I wrote about the whole process of growing rice on the family farm in detail...
Moving to Live in Isaan

Moving to Live in Isaan

I am writing this post sitting in my new sala, which is currently in the front driveway of the family home in Si Bun Ruang, Isaan. After 12 months living in Chiang Mai the time finally came to make the move to Isaan and settle into building our house and establish a...
Building in Isaan – Week 1

Building in Isaan – Week 1

Updated 6 July 2016: I have just published a 750 page eBook that follows the challenges, frustrations and successes of building a house in Thailand from the very start of us buying the land through to moving in and beyond. You will be part of our building team for...
House Design update

House Design update

Updated 6 July 2016: I have just published a 750 page eBook that follows the challenges, frustrations and successes of building a house in Thailand from the very start of us buying the land through to moving in and beyond. You will be part of our building team for...