Category Archives: Phuket


This is my 500th post at Expat Bostonians. I began the blog on March 8th, 2010; 2 years, 2 months and 9 or 10 days (depending on how you count the time difference) ago.  A blog seemed like the logical … Continue reading

Posted in Acts of Supreme Clumsiness, Asia, Attractions, Australia, Before the Move, Boston, Culture Shock, customs, Expat to Expat Advice, general places, headdesk moments, Helpers, Holidays (Not Singaporean), Hong Kong, Identity, medical, North America, Phuket, politics, Pregnant Expat, San Francisco, Singapore, Sydney, Thailand, Third Culture Kids, Travel, Travel by Continent, Country, Uniquely Singapore, US, With Kids | 4 Comments

What do I love about SG that has NOTHING to do with my children?

I met a new friend a few days ago while Ellie was in school.  We had a wonderful conversation, and I look forward to hanging out with her again.  But she asked a question that threw me…”What do you love … Continue reading

Posted in Asia, Attractions, cars/driving, customs, Expat to Expat Advice, general places, Holidays, Phuket, Pictures, politics, Random Stuff, Singapore, Thailand, Travel by Continent, Country, Uniquely Singapore | 10 Comments

7 Links Blog Project

18 months, 340 posts….it all comes down to 7 I’ve just been invited by Kirsten of Funny Little World to participate in ‘The 7 Links Blog Project‘. For this project, bloggers from all over the world make a list of … Continue reading

Posted in attractions/adventures, Boston, Culture Shock, customs, Education, Expat to Expat Advice, Helpers, Phuket, Pictures, Pregnant Expat, Random Stuff, Singapore, Thailand, Uniquely Singapore, US, Video | 5 Comments

Wordless Wednesday-The Big Buddha in Phuket (Thailand)

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Thailand, Part 3- Elanor advances on vacation

This is more of a “mom blog” post, but whatever…it’s a major moment that happened in Phuket. The first time I brought Ella into a pool was on a vacation.  It was February 2009, we were at Wicked Faire (an … Continue reading

Posted in Phuket, Pictures, Singapore, Thailand, Video, With Kids, with kids | 5 Comments

Thailand, Part 2 (warning photo and video heavy)

Ravi and I debated at some length what, if any, adventures we wanted to seek out beyond the resort.  One of the recent seasons of “The Amazing Race” had an episode in Phuket, and I’d been impressed by the part … Continue reading

Posted in attractions/adventures, boats, cars/busses/etc, Culture Shock, Holidays (Not Singaporean), Phuket, Pictures, Thailand, Travel, Video | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments

Wordless Wednesday-Food in Thailand

Posted in Phuket, Pictures, Thailand | 1 Comment