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

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End of Buddhist Lent and Loi Krathong in Luang Prabang – Part I

The day of the 11th full moon marks the end of the Buddhist lent three month retreat and is a highly celebrated occasion in Laos. This year it fell on … Continue reading

November 3, 2012 · 13 Comments

Weekly Photo Challenge: Movement – USA

These days during our family vacation before heading to Laos we are reconnecting with home, family and friends in Colorado. The kids, having been in full-time daycare for the past … Continue reading

July 9, 2012 · 15 Comments

Weekly Photo Challenge: Fleeting Moments – USA

When on vacation with two toddlers, there are many fleeting moments in our day – the business of their kinetic energy doesn’t really allow much time for capturing thoughtfully composed … Continue reading

July 3, 2012 · 2 Comments

Summer in November – Zihuatenejo

Welcome to summer!…at least for those of us in the northern hemisphere anyway. A lot of you are probably heading out to a beach soon and I look forward to … Continue reading

June 24, 2012 · 3 Comments

Exploring Washington, DC with Kids – Part 3

Many visitors to DC are sure to have a visit to the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum on the National Mall on their itinerary. It is a must see … Continue reading

June 18, 2012 · 1 Comment

Exploring Washington, DC with Kids – Part 2

Sometimes the weather isn’t so nice in DC (especially in winter) and we’ve had to think of alternative ways of entertaining the kids. One day in the middle of last … Continue reading

June 17, 2012 · 4 Comments

Exploring Washington, DC with Kids – Part 1

Before we leave Washington, DC for Colorado and then Laos in a few short weeks I want to share how wonderful it’s been to be here with young children. I … Continue reading

June 16, 2012 · 5 Comments

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