Viewing Archives for waiw

WAIW | The Worst Air in the World?

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Recently, Chiang Mai, Thailand had the worst air quality in the world, so I decided to take another WAIW episode to talk about the burning season. Read More »

WAIW | Burning Season in Chiang Mai

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When planning your travels, you're bound to get plenty of warnings from people about things to avoid. Find out in this week's WAIW episode just why burning season should be one of them. Read More »

WAIW | Dealing With Ghosts

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If ghosts are what's left behind after a loss, then I've been dealing with a bunch of them lately. Read More »

WAIW | A Sudden Loss

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After four years of housesitting and countless cats and dogs coming and going in my life during my travels, this morning I was finally faced with the difficult task of starting the day with one less animal in my care than the day before. Read More »

WAIW | The Stray Dog

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I've met a lot of animals during my housesits over the last four years or so. Of course, not all of them live with me in the homes. Every now and then, a stray dog comes into my life, and today was one of those times. Read More »

WAIW | We Need to Talk

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With so many people, including myself, spending plenty of time on their phones, laptops, and other screens, I thought I would take this week's WAIW episode to remind you all of just how great conversations in the real world can be. Read More »