Monthly Archives: November 2011

Satree Sports Day Video

I promised a video ages ago with the post detailing the event (which was already seriously outdated); was only just able to finally upload it. Here you are, footage of the amazing days of which Satree Sports Day was comprised. … Continue reading

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THAInksgiving

I’ll start with a confession. This *dramatic pause*, this was not my first Thainksgiving. Two years ago in China, on the night of Thanksgiving, I went with my good Canadian friend/roommate at the time (still my friend; no longer my … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Dinner, Part Two: Ricotta

So in Part One I mentioned it was really my newfound ability (which could really be anyone’s ability… it’s really so easy) to make ricotta that ignited the idea to do a lasagna. A few months ago, it just seemed … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Dinner, Part One: Pumpkin Puree (and its Delightful Bi-Product, Roasted Pumpkin Seeds)

At some point last week I was struck by a wave of my mother’s Henry genes (and some Calonder ones too, I suppose), of patriotism/mild homesickness (my third Thanksgiving away from home in as many years! Welp!), and of nostalgia … Continue reading

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Moving House (Now With Extra Pictures)

Finally! The video’s done and uploaded and I’m ready to share pictures of the new house (somehow it’s taken three weeks to actually get most of the decorations and stuff up?). We’re thoroughly pleased with it (despite our landlady being a … Continue reading

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Embarrassing Moments in the Classroom: The Birthday Card

Off the top of my head I really can’t recall very many instances of being embarrassed in the classroom. I’d say this has more to do with having mentally barred them from my memory than actual lack of their happening … Continue reading

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Loy Krathong: By Night

As promised, because I’m in a better mood this time ’round (though only slightly! You know I don’t like to de-grumpify if I can help it), I’ll allot a few words to explain just what this Loy Krathong business was … Continue reading

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