Monthly Archives: November 2007

The post where she begs for money…

I just saw a house I want. I must must have. 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, garden, office, kitchen, living room, eating area…. BUT its for sale and not for rent. Could someone please buy the house and let us rent … Continue reading

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Loi Kratong in Switzerland?

My Son7 said ”mummy the last time we celebrated Loi Kratong was in Switzerland, remember, remember?”. Yes, in the year 2006 we celebrated the 1st of August in Switzerland, which is the national day and we bought fireworks and had … Continue reading

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Loi Kratong 2007

The whole country is celebrating Loi Kratong. I love these hot air balloons, love all the the lights and how everyone comes out and celebrates !!

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What is sms?

Sms is short for ‘Short Message Service’. Text messages sent from one mobile phone to another. Its big here in Asia and also Europe. My American friends here in Chiang Mai tell me they miss it when they go back … Continue reading

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Friday

I love sms, Internet and the modern way of communicating. To think, that when I was a kid in PNG, the only way to communicate with people outside the village, was over the radio or via mail. Snail mail, which … Continue reading

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