Thailand – Hua Hin, Phuket, Krabi, and Back to Bangkok

Let’s get back to our regularly scheduled programming: Happy-go-lucky posts recapping the Thailand adventure. We hit the road again on Day 5, post Bangkok, leaving from Hua Hin toward Phuket. The 8 hours ahead of us were daunting, but we were committed to enjoying the journey, so we stopped off at an interesting-looking bay. All […]

Closing Time

This trip is drawing to a close, the curtains tightly choking out the Thailand light as I return, headfirst, into reality. Phuket and Krabi were incredible; Hua Hin may be one of our favorite places we’ve ever been. But this post isn’t about them. This one is about me. I’ve always aged too quickly, racing […]

Counting Blessings

This vacation was exactly what I needed to get my head a little straighter. Today, Brandon and I awoke naturally at dawn, strolled down to the stunning infinity pool overlooking Bangkok and the river, and ate at an incredible buffet full of all kinds of food (Thai, Indian, American, and everything in between). Despite myself, […]

Bangkok – Days 1-3

There’s nothing like a trip halfway around the world to remind you how truly fortunate you are. These last few days have been a whirlwind of jet lag-induced euphoria, and although they’ve not forced me to forget all my troubles, they’ve helped put them into perspective. The first few days are difficult to categorize because, […]