Still living the Simple Life in Thailand

Well over a year has passed and I am still based up in the North East of Thailand in Yasothon.   Life is pretty simple here and very laid back.  There is little stress and [...]

By | July 25th, 2012|

Arrived in Thailand

After 4 pretty miserable years in Ireland I have finally made it "home" to Thailand. But this is going to be a different experience to my last stint in Thailand as this time I wont [...]

By | May 26th, 2011|

Snow in Dalkey

In the 4 years back in Ireland since 2007 we actually had quite a bit of snow.   Of course, Nang was thrilled that there was so much snow and decided to make the most [...]

By | May 13th, 2011|

Irish expat in Thailand

After 4 years back in recession hit Ireland, I have decided to return to Thailand.  I am resurrecting my website and will be posting regular updates on how I settle into life back in the [...]

By | May 12th, 2011|

Why the name Apple?

When I arrived in Thailand in 2001 I was very aware that most people used nicknames instead of real names.  Therefore, I made it a priority that I would get a good nickname as soon as possible. […]

By | May 11th, 2011|

D&G – Before & After

Since I came home to Ireland 4 years ago, this photo captures the two extremes perfectly! From the Celtic Tiger days of excess, spending and downright extravagance to the current days of negativity, depression and reluctant acceptance of our impending doom […]

By | May 3rd, 2011|