• The treasure map

    Yeah, writing is my passion, sure, but like everything else in life, passion too has its ebbs and flows. So while I have every intention to keep blogging come what may, there are and will be days…

  • Today’s the day

    Hey guys, I’m baaa-aack! I figure it’s been a long enough hiatus. If you’ve missed me, even just a teeny tiny bit, thank you for not giving up on me. I hadn’t meant to stay away for…

  • No plastic lids, no straws, thanks

    No plastic lids, no straws, thanks

    When I order a cup of coffee, it usually comes with a lid. They don’t ask if your order is “for here or to go”. They simply slap on the plastic lid. When I get to my…

  • Tissue box auntie

    So I’m trying to pick out a few more boxes of Kleenex facial tissues. Chronic bulk shopper that I am, even with 7 packets of coffee, 6 body shampoo refill packs, 4 jumbo packs of 2 regular…

  • Back from Club Med

    To Club Med and back

    Hey, I’m back from Club Med. Finally found my way into what once used to be an exclusive club. These days, everyone and their pet emu wants in on a piece of the action, or inaction to…

  • Humanity at its best

    As I watched the events around the Tham Luang cave rescue of the Thai soccer team and coach unfold, I began to realize that this was more than a miracle, that there was something mystical, maybe even…

  • What’s dessert got to do with superheroes?

    I came across a tweet last night that reminded me of Thai food which I happen to love. Yup, like half the world out there, I’ve been sitting here obsessively refreshing my tweet feeds and mentally praying…

  • Only words

    First there were the Wordless Wednesdays and I think many of us had fun with it. I have to admit it’s an ingenious way to ‘write’ a blog post without actually writing it! But now I’ve decided…

  • Indigestion, disappointment and pork ribs

    What a week this has been! Had indigestion and lost my appetite Tuesday night. Woke up the next morning to nausea and a huge tummy upset. For sure, it wasn’t what I had for dinner. More like…

  • Some bones to pick

    One fine Saturday morning, while on our grocery run, we had to appease some rumbling tummies and so unanimously agreed to forget the groceries for a while and hurry over to our regular Thai restaurant. We ordered…