~Taken by the Wind~

(A Journey of a Leap of Faith)

A Response to Your ‘Compliment’ (Hint, It’s Not Thank You).

“While some men may use the excuse of “oh it was a compliment”, deep down they know as well as we do (we being the women who receive it) that there is something more than just a friendly compliment happening when most of these guys say something to you.”

October 30, 2014 · 2 Comments

Studying English is the Doorway to the Future.

The Resource Center is located in the middle of a rice field surrounded by mountains and passion fruit trees. The sound of silence is deafening. The lack of neighbors and critters … Continue reading

November 5, 2011 · Leave a comment

A Talented Bunch.

My friend Lynette recently uploaded a video on her blog of the amazing talents of some of her friends in Husien Village (spelling is wrong, I think!) an Akha Village … Continue reading

March 21, 2011 · Leave a comment

Meanies- The Video

My housemates from Thailand posted an entry with a cute video of our kids trash talking us. You can view the clip here on their blog ‘Driven by Freedom’.

March 17, 2011 · Leave a comment

A Gift

As this year comes to a close, The SOLD Projects’ mission continues to be simple yet great: to prevent the exploitation of children in Thailand. The need for individuals to … Continue reading

December 19, 2010 · 3 Comments

And the password is…

I forgot to post the password! Fail. The password for the video is “ginandtonic”. Thanks to the roommates for that one 🙂

November 23, 2010 · 4 Comments


Last night was my goodbye party. We celebrated it on Loy Krathong (more on that in another post- what crazy fun chaos that was) and I could pretend the fireworks … Continue reading

November 22, 2010 · 1 Comment

Eggs, Clothes and A Happy Birthday Cheer

I completely forgot I had these videos Gail took from our gallivantin’ (as my Dad would say) around Vietnam and Cambodia. Below is a footage of us being swarmed by … Continue reading

October 15, 2010 · Leave a comment

What’s that Noise? | Roof Issues

I awoke before dawn one morning to the sounds of a ruckus going on above me. Still half asleep and disoriented, I thought for a moment I was back in … Continue reading

September 23, 2010 · Leave a comment

Passion Fruit

A few weeks ago sweet little Ahn (whose voice, as Heather and Michael have described, is a mix of a feminine melody and an Ewok) gathered all of us adults … Continue reading

September 21, 2010 · 1 Comment