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

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Casting a Wider Net @ WMB

Sometimes it’s good to stop naval gazing and ruminating about our own lives and get a perspective from others. Here is my first “Casting a Wider Net” series for World … Continue reading

June 27, 2013 · 1 Comment

The Value of Friendships

Recently someone stumbled upon this blog and asked me about what life in Vientiane is like with young children and I really only had good things to say. Great things … Continue reading

June 25, 2013 · 3 Comments

Don’t Worry We’re Still Here!

…just super busy. Coming back to life in Vientiane after our vacation has been full on, with little time to post. Apologies to family and close friends for the lack … Continue reading

June 11, 2013 · Leave a comment

Nap Time at Khua Din Market

Three-year olds transitioning out of a mid-day nap is a tricky thing. They know enough to not want it. Their will is strong enough to resist it even though they … Continue reading

February 2, 2013 · 2 Comments

$5 Helps Save 2 Lives

It is not often that I solicit donations for fundraising campaigns but sometimes there are causes and places and people that tug on that call to duty of giving voice … Continue reading

January 31, 2013 · 2 Comments

Cuteness Update

With job applications submitted and big loud Lao-style outdoor party thrown, time to catch up here on this blog. I kind of enjoy the waiting phase of a job search, … Continue reading

January 29, 2013 · 3 Comments

M&O Birthday Snapshots

On M&O’s birthday, I witnessed for the first time the Montessori preschool birthday celebration which is pretty special. They use birthdays as a learning moment about the passage of time … Continue reading

December 2, 2012 · 2 Comments

The Most Precious Thing Of All

Celebrating four of our birthdays within three days is pretty special. It already amazes me immensely that we’ve all come together into this life with one another, then add to … Continue reading

November 28, 2012 · 9 Comments

Friends Make All the Difference

There is a very nice playground at the Ambassador’s sports field that we often take the kids to. It was constructed a few years ago and it’s pretty awesome as … Continue reading

September 19, 2012 · 6 Comments

Small Wonders

I bet you’re wondering why I’ve posted so many pictures of a bug? But it’s a beautiful bug, I say. And its damn hot and humid outside and my kids … Continue reading

September 9, 2012 · 8 Comments

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