Great Day Off

Welcome back. I love living in the paradise that is Thailand, but there are challenges when you reside in an alien culture, where everything is fresh and new. It takes……

Safe Traveling Advice

Anyone who travels a lot or lives in a foreign country knows that it takes time to adapt to a different culture. There is much to learn about where to……

Full Moon Party

I have Thailand adventures to tell. I will hopefully get around to all of them over time to fill this blog. My love for this country must be apparent by……

Best Cures for Jetlag

Jet lag is so prevalent and annoying that I want to devote this blog to the subject. I went home for a visit and was determined not to let jet……

Great Time Last Night!

When you entertain, you are always looking for new ways to host your guests and give them a surprise or two. It can be the food that beckons, but recently……

Starting a New Life in Bangkok

The thought of moving to a new country was thrilling. Many times, I thought wouldn’t I make it on my own. Being on your own would be quite lonely, and……

Making Our New Place Feel More Like Home

I started this blog to share some of my new life experiences with readers who might be moving to an exotic country like Thailand, where I now reside. I want……

The Job Search Continues

My savings would not feed me for my entire stay in Thailand. Plus, I also had to pay my bills. I had found a place to stay and it was……

The Thai Cuisine

Thai cuisine is among the most popular dishes worldwide. While I was moving to Thailand, I was so excited about Thai foods. Back in America, I had once eaten some……

Apartment Hunting

After a month, it finally hit me that I was not there for a holiday. Plus staying at the hotel was a bit expensive, so I had to look for……

Coping with Culture Shock

The people of Thailand had an entirely different culture. Being my first time in a new country, everything done by the Thais was strange. I knew that adopting to their……