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Phay-Am Going to Miss this Place

Picking up from where we left off in Koh Phayam – Part 1, “Phay-Am So Excited!”…

…The following day, still in possession of the moped we explored the ‘pier’ side of the Island. 984 more words


Pakistani Artisanship

Roz bākhair! Good evening!

In this post I would like to introduce you to an absolutely amazing “little something” a Pakistani friend of mine from started. 1,079 more words


Okamoto: The Kimono Experience in Kyoto

One of the cultural things that I wanted to try when I was in Japan was to wear a kimono. The trip to Kyoto gave me the chance to do that. 687 more words


Temple-stay and Tea with a Monk

Two weekends ago, Melanie and I made a bit of a last-minute decision to step a little outside our comfort zones and seek out another adventure on our to-do-in-Korea lists: a temple-stay! 1,996 more words

South Korea

An Idiot Abroad

I do not often recommend TV shows, (I don’t watch many myself,) but I would be remiss if I did not tell you that you absolutely have to watch  362 more words

Mumbling Of An Imbecile


Language escapes me here in Kurdi-land. I walk in the mall back in the States, and never hear the talking. But where words are noises here they crash in my ear. 187 more words

Miscellaneous Musings

One Week Left to Save!

Go Au Pair wants you to save! Here is one more way: host an au pair from Ukraine! That’s right, during the month of January, Host Families who match a Ukrainian au pair will be eligible for $100 off program fees. 302 more words

Live-in Childcare