Park life

So what's it like to be back? That's the question I keep asking myself. It's been about a week now, but to be honest, it could have been a month or a year. It just feels normal — not in the sense of falling into an old routine, but more like this is where I'm […]

On leaving

People keep asking me if I’m leaving Thailand because of the protests. As dramatic a swan song as that would be, my reasons for heading off are far more mundane. It’s just time to go home. I landed in Thailand nearly nine years ago and have since spent about half that time in Bangkok with […]

Khao Chae

I was pretty excited when my friend Kitty offered to take me somewhere to try Khao Chae, a summertime Thai treat that she wrote in depth about on CNNGO. People on Twitter have also been raving about the dish, so I went in with an open mind. So what is Khao Chae? I'd never heard […]