An Achievement Worth Sharing

An Achievement Worth Sharing

An Achievement Worth Sharing Mini-post   I had one of those Facebook memory photos pop up today, which showed my stepdaughter Peng a few months after her major operation two years ago. That memory took me back to 2013 when I first met Peng during a brief visit to...
A Garden Forest Walk

A Garden Forest Walk

A Garden Forest Walk Mini-post   We bought the block of land next to us in late 2017 and started work in January 2018 to turn it from a blank canvas into a tropical oasis inspired by the Jim Thompson House gardens in Bangkok. When I designed the land, I had...
Wat Pa Sup Anan

Wat Pa Sup Anan

Wat Pa Sup Anan Mini-post   For a change of schedule, we headed out to the farm this afternoon instead of our normal morning coffee run. It’s the variety of my retired life that makes it all so exciting 🙂 After dropping Gaun off at the farmhouse, I...

Using Google Photos

Using Google Photos The plant identification function hidden in Google Photos. I came across this very useful aspect to Google Photos, if you use that app, that I thought was worth passing on for garden enthusiasts but it can be used more generally as well. Building...
One Morning in an Isan Village

One Morning in an Isan Village

One Morning in an Isan Village September 2019   It is the ad hoc nature of life here that gives me so much pleasure. Today was a great example with an unexpected visit to a neighbouring farm and a couple of other topics I hope you find interesting. Building in...