Category Archives: Thailand

To Spa or Not to Spa? When is that ever a question?

It was a busy week for me last week in the big smoke shopping for the fall line of clothes for both Stuff & Nonsense and our new store, Twang & Pearl. Though I enjoy the smorgasbord of restaurants, the … Continue reading

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Bye Bye Chiang Mai

The other morning we stumbled upon a moment in time right across the lane from our guesthouse. These beautiful intricately carved doors, a favourite photo op for me in Asia, stood open to reveal the most unexpected tall walled secret … Continue reading

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Poached Eggs, Songtaews, Sisters and Lin Ping the Famous Thai Panda

This fall’s annual sojourn in Chiang Mai has been one of firsts for me, starting with our new guest house, Pak Chiang Mai, which we decided to try out based on a Trip Advisor commentary telling us we were idiots … Continue reading

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Ode to Ocimum Tenuiflorum

Basil is by far and away my favourite herb. I could roll in it. The smell is divine and its taste nirvana. I mean I really get off on basil. It was no big surprise to me, then, that on … Continue reading

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