Life in Laos through the lens of a diplomatic wife raising twin toddlers.

Monthly Archives: October, 2012

Textures at Haw Phra Kaew

Sightseeing with toddlers doesn’t allow for any contemplative time at all when visiting historical sights. As I crane to eavesdrop on the guides lecturing to a tour-group, my eyes are … Continue reading

October 15, 2012 · 5 Comments

In Front of the Lens @ Haw Phra Keow

Did I mention that my husband is starting to carry around my old S90? I am thrilled about it. Not only because I might actually be in front of the … Continue reading

October 14, 2012 · 5 Comments

More Tropical Flora

Such an expected surprise how the tropical flora of this place makes me happy, something I’ve never fully appreciated during my previous years living in Southeast Asia. I thought I’d … Continue reading

October 9, 2012 · 2 Comments

Vientiane Zoo and a Squat Toilet

Even with toddler crankiness in full tilt due to a persistent cold, we still wanted to make the most of a 3-day holiday weekend and our rental car. We had … Continue reading

October 8, 2012 · 7 Comments

Buddha Park (again)

Three months is a l-o-n-g-t-i-m-e to be without a car in a city and environs with so much to explore, and the inconvenience of having to make at least three … Continue reading

October 6, 2012 · 8 Comments

Past Weeks in Pictures

I am either at a loss for words, busy, tired, slightly depressed or a combination of all the above. Before this slump set in, I was going great guns making … Continue reading

October 3, 2012 · 10 Comments

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