Category Archives: Everyday Life in Thailand

Thoughts, challenges, joys and fears of my life as an expat woman, wife, mother and here in Chiang Mai, Thailand.

Trees in Bloom in Chiang Mai

At the moment Chiang Mai looks beautiful with so many trees, bushes and shrubs blooming. They must love the heat

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Adopt a dog !!

Shela was born in 2004, my daughter found her at a riding stable and I was not able to say no to her. She is intelligent and recognises new people. Shela is not good with small children, seeing she only … Continue reading

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Hot season

… has arrived ! The temperature today was up to 38C.  This is our last hot season and I am not going to complain. My skin feels lovely, the air is abit cleaner than the fast few months. Nice ! … Continue reading

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Songkran- Thai New Year is over

”The three days of Songkran has a special name and meaning. April 13, the beginning of the festival, is called Wan Sang Khan Long. Northern Thais believe that on this day they should clean their houses, wear only new clothes, … Continue reading

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Blooming Tree in Chiang Mai

This tree is blooming in Chiang Mai. The air is filled with its incredibly sweet fragrance.  Really amazing how powerful the sweet smell is.  Anyone know the name of this tree?

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