Photo Journal: Yi Peng Festival at Mae Jo

Last night we had the pleasure of taking the girls to the annual Yi Peng lantern release at Mae Jo University. In this instance, the pictures truly are worth a thousand words, so it seems only fitting to let them do the talking. © Leandra Monjazeb 2012 © Leandra Monjazeb 2012 © Leandra Monjazeb 2012…

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For the past ten days, half of our volunteer force has been off on a Photography Expedition in the Chiang Rai region with COSA’s founder Mickey Choothesa. The absence of our resident Kiwi, Australian, and Scottish volunteers has left the volunteer house occupied exclusively by Americans—a dangerous situation for both our wallets and our waistlines…

I Mustache You to Buy a Bracelet

We’ve spent the past couple of weeks at Baan Yuu Suk in a bracelet-making craze. As the obsession spread from our girls to the volunteer staff, it seemed only a matter of time before we’d inevitably awaken one morning to find the entirety of the shelter wrapped in string. Fortunately, yesterday marked International Day at…