Sunday, April 22, 2012

Summer Summer.... hottest day

It's very very hot here, 42 degree to confirm how hot it is O,,o.

Nothing we can do much,but playing in the pool with our little nephew.

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Last week ,it was a Thai New Year called "Songkran". It's a big festival in Thailand as foriegner known as  water festival that people come out and gather along side the road pouring water to each other, how fun playing water in this high temperature.


But for us Thais, it's time for see family (like Christmas time) have good time together,
good traditionnal food,pay respect to our older family members ,make merit at temple,
see some old friends, teachers
and enjoy parties arounds


in temple


prepared things for visiting and pay respect older family members ,like grand parents, parents ,aunts and uncles.


some cousins came to see my parents.


in traditional costume..borrowed from mom ^^


we saw uncles and aunts as well.


after that time to see friends ...high school friends


some never been seen for 23 years since graduated.


re-union party ^ ^


can't believe we never met for 23 years!!!!

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relaxing corner in mother's garden ,I really like this seat under rose apple tree OvO"


yummmm

fresh from tree


plenty like these


hunny bee is still waiting for boarder.


I tried to bake soda bread in this hot weather,

not bad for 1st attempted.

O __ O"

Have a good day

Lee





















2 comments:

  1. Hello Lee :o)
    what a beautiful and interesting blog you have, it is so lovely to hear about your life, traditions and where you live.
    Those rose apples look beautiful and yummy, oh how i would like to try one.
    Your quilt is beautiful x
    love jooles x

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  2. Jooles ^^ thanks for lovely words ,and welcome to my new blog that I try to make more time to update it.
    For rose apples, they are quite delicate but yummy ^^ skin ,better have it fresh
    May be sometime ,when you have long trip to Northern Thailand ,I can show you around with lots of Thai foods and fruits.
    love Lee X

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