The Haze. Both actual and otherwise.

There are fires in Indonesia.  This means that Malaysia has haze.  Haze like I have never experienced.  That is possibly because I have never lived on the 18th floor of a high rise condo before but none the less, there is haze. From what I understand this happens every year before the rainy season starts,…

Quirky Things

One of the most fun things about traveling is finding things that are kind of quirky and unique to the new place you are in.  Here some of the things we have found so far.  I am sure we will come across so many more as we go along. The normal way to  sleep here is…

Ummmm we don’t have a broom anymore

We don’t have anything except what was in our suitcases.  Our air shipment doesn’t arrive for a couple of weeks yet.  There is so much we need to get like bath towels, sheets, pillows that don’t suck.  We got started on that yesterday.  First things first coffee maker.  Coffee is weird here.   The Maylays…

Holy Cow – This place is huge

We got the keys and key cards to our new home for the next few years.  This place it huge.  We knew that it was going to be 4600 square feet, but that doesn’t really prepare you for gigantic when you are yelling at your husband from the bedroom and he cannot hear you in…

OKC to Penang – With a Toddler

Flying around the world takes on a whole new meaning when you are moving to Asia from the middle of America with an 18 month old.  This picture from our first flight sums it up pretty well. Honestly the layovers were the worst part of all of it.  We spent 7 hours in the LAX…