Fuzzy Carpets

 •  July 20

Over the trip I’ve noticed something: there are no wall-to-wall carpeted floors pretty much anywhere. Especially fuzzy, plush carpeted floors. When...

Read more

VIDEO: Tour of Canggu, Bali House

 •  July 13

Our house in Canggu was epic!  Not just because it was beautiful but because we were renting it with Kaarina, Justin, Hugs, Gov, Deborah, Dave, Ryan...

Read more

Art in Seminyak

 •  July 8

Mom and I were in Seminyak for the afternoon. Our outing began at the W Hotel where we pondered the art that was hanging, displayed, and painted...

Read more


 •  July 7

I take many things for granted about living in the United States.  Surely, only a small percentage of these subtle perks actually surfaced during...

Read more

VIDEO TOUR: Our house ln penesttan, ubud, bali

 •  July 3

We stayed ln our house ln  penesttan, ubud, bali  for for 2 and a half months. it had an awesome pool and cool roof deek but it was super hot...

Read more

Bamboo Architecture

 •  July 3

To me bamboo was just another tree. It looked cool, but then again, lots of things look “cool”. And on this trip there are many such things. So...

Read more

Gardening Bali-Style

 •  June 1

Once in a while, I would walk into our garden at home on Mercer Island and think that my parents must be amazing garden visionaries to dream up this...

Read more

VIDEO: Penestanan Steps

 •  May 28

We live in ubud, bali right now. thats in indonesia. there are too many steps.106. Sowetimes i don’t Like the steps because i gettoo sweaty but the...

Read more

Twin towers of kulo lunpur [Kuala Lumpur]

 •  May 27

From ar hotel we had a perphict vuo of the twin towers.  They are mega big.  After they wer bilt in 1998 they wer the to0 tolest buildings in the...

Read more

Oriental Pearl Tower

 •  May 25

Someone could categorize Shanghai as just another big city with a big population, tall buildings and pollution. Yes, it has all those things, but...

Read more