Between Worlds Book Launch

Between Worlds, Essays by Marilyn Gardner

By Jenni Gate My friend Marilyn Gardner, launched her book into the world last night. Between Worlds is a book of essays detailing her experience growing up as a Third Culture Kid (TCK), mostly in Pakistan as the child of missionary … Continue reading

Thai Kitchen Cookery Centre — Cooking School

Spicy chicken soup cooking -Cooking school,

Cooking school ranks high on the list of things to do in Chiang Mai, Thailand. We booked our class through Thai Kitchen Cookery Centre, but there are several schools to choose from. Thai Kitchen Cookery Centre is the original cooking school in Chiang Mai. Most offer half-day and full-day options, and some even offer trips to a local farm. We chose a half-day course with pick-up from our hotel. The school has vegetarian options. The price was 800 Baht each, or about $24 each. After gathering us at the cooking school, we selected the recipes we wanted to cook.

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Review of Trailing: A Memoir


By Jenni Gate Normally when I read memoirs, I take my time getting through them to absorb the entire experience and think through the challenges and observations of the author. Reading Trailing: A Memoir, by Kristin Louise Duncombe, was like reading a … Continue reading