These are the stories of the places I've been, the people I've met, and the adventure that is life.
August 15, 2017
Workshop about wild tea, kombucha, cooking with tea, and other uses for tea. Products shown are green tea, kombucha, and tea pillows.
August 9, 2017
Tea Tasting Set

Monsoon Tea Workshop in Chiang Mai

A Monsoon Tea Adventure I love tea and have been curious about it for some time. So, when I saw announcement for a three part tea […]
July 15, 2017

How Do Chiang Mai Long Term Residents Live?

Long term Living  in Chiang Mai Today, I want to give you a few tips on some places you might miss in Chiang Mai, if you […]
July 1, 2017

Chiang Mai Life

A typical morning My typical morning in Chiang Mia starts with my favorite Thai tea and a bowl of yogurt and granola. It’s a spartan setting, […]
April 24, 2017

Episode 7: Songkran

Songkran was last week. Yes, I’m late again. But I have been in computer setup hell. I won’t start with that. First, what is Songkran? Songkran […]
April 10, 2017

The Cotton Fair Episode 6

A local cotton fair featuring Thai garments designed, made, and sold in Thailand. A bit of progress on my ribbed shell  top.  A few tips about […]
February 25, 2017

Craft Nomad Podcast Episode 4

  Thai Traditions and Crafty Chat
February 10, 2017

Thai Handwoven Textiles

Tradtional Cotton Fabric Weaving in Northern Thailand My recent trip into the mountains along the border of Myanmar was my first trip into real back country […]
February 8, 2017

Craft Nomad Episode 3

Today’s Craft Nomad Episode 3 is about my knitting;  a short travel section about a trip to a Hill Tribe textile festival in Mae Cheam and […]
January 31, 2017

Bosang Umbrella Festival

Saturday, January 21, 2017 The Bosang Umbrella Festival is held every third weekend in January and I was anxious to get out of my new home […]
January 24, 2017

Craft Nomad podcast Episode 2

Episode 2 of the Craft Nomad podcast on YouTube is now available. Includes podcast quiz answers: sponsorship, knitting and literature, crafty retreats, crafty tours. My bio, […]
October 24, 2016

A Korean Romance

Public show of affection is generally frowned upon in Korea. But Koreans are quite emotional and if you are in the right place at the right […]
September 25, 2016

A Garden Cafe in Chiang Mai

Some of the best restaurants and coffee shops in Chiang Mai will be found while on a leisurely afternoon’s walk.
July 18, 2016

Warorot Market Place, Chiang Mai

Here we are at the entrance to Warorat Market district. The entrance to the Warorat Market is about ten minutes walk from the moat. Cross the […]
July 18, 2016

Hand Made Fans

When considering arts and crafts, we have to consider that most of these art forms began as simple practical objects. As we see in early cave […]
Show Buttons
Hide Buttons