Some of you long-time Sparkies might remember the Food Showdown emails we used to receive. SparkPeople would have two somewhat similar food items, and would compare them nutritionally to see which would be the better choice.
For example, c... Read more
It amazes me how neighbouring countries can be SO different from each other!
Having great fun - here's the first blog from KL:
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And the tease... Read more
For those who wanted to know what happened with the kitten, here's the continuation of the story (but, spoiler alert, no real resolution to the problem):
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I visited the lovely white temple in Krabi Town today - and got in 3 miles of walking up the stairs, around the temple grounds a few times, and back down the stairs.
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Yesterday, DH decided to go out and get a bag of chips. I debated giving him some money to get me a bag - these are small bags, not the 5 serving size - more like a 2 serving size, but that's 300 calories of a little carb, a lotta fat, and a wh... Read more
We went to a jazz festival tonight, and we're still having fun in Krabi.
rollingluggagers.blogspo t.com/2014/02/krabi-love-a nd-jazz-festival.html
And I've rethought my views on the universality of human values.... Read more
Mystery of the statues in Krabi solved:
rollingluggagers.blogspo t.com/2014/02/the-mysterie s-of-krabi.html
And I'm not adding my teaser photo here, because if you're drinking something you'll spit it out all ov... Read more
We went to the beach a few days ago - gorgeous! (And I stayed out of the water to get my toes to heal.)
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And I think I should run for Miss Krabi - wha... Read more
Yes, I have jungle rot on my toes. Or some weird tropical fungus that got infected. Yes, it's gross. Yes, wearing bandages to keep things clean isn't fun. But it can be (and is being) treated, though I won't be able to dive this week.
S... Read more
It was quite a day! Went to the floating market, which is amazing, gorgeous, crazy, and sort of like bumper boats.
Then we went to an elephant village and I rode an elephant!
Whole story here:
DH took me out for a Valentine's Day lunch - but since he was taking me, he got to pick the restaurant.
We ended up at his new fave, a neighbourhood spot with burgers. He's a burger man.
They had a crazy Valentine's special with a hea... Read more
DH grabbed my dad's hat as we were leaving the states, to take on our travels with us. Hat fits him well. So we've started taking the hat around and photographing it in country-specific locations.
So here's the hat in Bangkok.
Some people in the town of Bellingham, WA have suggested naming a beach for our dad - here's the link:
Park naming website:
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