Exploring Luang Prabang Part 1: Sunsets, Monks, and Smiles

This past April Iris and I took another epic holiday, as we always do this time of year. Seriously, our track record is pretty amazing. Myanmar, Australia, and now Laos. We had a special guest this time around, our friend Lai Wan. She was a bit camera shy but you will see her pop up … More Exploring Luang Prabang Part 1: Sunsets, Monks, and Smiles

How to Lose Weight in Malaysia Part 31- Let your wife head to Vietnam and do all the eating

I’m not sure I quite have the same poetic writing skills about food as my darling husband, but since he had to work, while I got to go play in Ho Chi Minh city (or Saigon City as everyone there calls it), I guess I better have a go at it myself. I have to … More How to Lose Weight in Malaysia Part 31- Let your wife head to Vietnam and do all the eating

An Ode to my Wife

Today, here in future world, it is March 10th. This is the 5th anniversary of my first date with a girl named Iris. That’s her on the left. I married her. That is me on the right obviously, but most of you probably knew that. Of course there are a few of you who do … More An Ode to my Wife

How to Lose Weight in Malaysia Part 30- Sleep while your wife eats, drinks, and plays cards

I (Iris) rarely write about our food adventures, but this one happened without Kevin, so I figured I had better step up. Chinese New Year celebrations last for 15 days, so we are still in the middle of the festive season. Besides enjoying family and delicious food, a common activity during New Year is playing … More How to Lose Weight in Malaysia Part 30- Sleep while your wife eats, drinks, and plays cards