Family: Chiang Mai

I’m not sure why, but my Family post for Chiang Mai seems to be the one I struggled with the most. We had an extended stay in Chiang Mai, 6-weeks total, which allowed us to settle in even more so, but I also think our…

Food: Chiang Mai

Chiang Mai was nothing like I expected, honestly, I’m not sure what I thought, but I was pleasantly surprised. Coming from Tanzania where we spent $9 for JIF Peanut Butter, it was overwhelming to find so many of our favorites for much less than what…

A Lesson in Vulnerability

It’s been a rough week for me. I’m feeling very vulnerable and thought it would be therapeutic to get my thoughts down. Last week I went on a fantastic mountain biking adventure. We signed up for a half day tour. The tour company offered about…

Faith: Chiang Mai

It didn’t take me long to see the Buddhist influence in Chiang Mai.  Walk down any street and you’ll see at least 10 different statues, shrines, or even temples. As saturated the city was with the Buddhist faith, it is one of the religions that…

Updated Packing List (kgb)

I posted a picture on Instagram of my ” international” outfit today; my t-shirt from Kyiv, my bra from Mirano, my bag from Barcelona, my pants from Chiang Mai, and the rest is from my original packing from the USA.  I felt inspired to do…