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A ‘Mother-Approved’ Vegetarian Cooking Class

A ‘Mother-Approved’ Vegetarian Cooking Class

After ten days of silent equanimity in Phitsanulok, Thailand, it was time to enter back into the hustle and bustle of travel reality. We boarded yet another bus (thankfully not a 26 hour bus…) and made our way to Chiang Mai. Chiang Mai (not to be confused with Chiang Rai which I can imagine has happened more often than people admit) is an ancient Buddhist city in the northern region of Thailand that rests amidst beautiful
LAOS!  Luang Prabang and the Most Beautiful Water I’ve Ever Seen

LAOS! Luang Prabang and the Most Beautiful Water I’ve Ever Seen

Having just finished our amazing month in Vietnam, we hopped on a bus in Hanoi and made off for their landlocked neighbor, Laos. Normally the transport is not worth commenting on…but this one is. Because the bus was 26 hours long.  TWENTY SIX!  That’s a full day PLUS TWO MORE HOURS for all you math aficionados. Despite the fact that it was a sleeper bus and we had the back seats (which albeit it shared with