With the faith of a mustard seed

Faith is a hard thing.  It’s easy to say we have faith but the actual process of letting go and letting God is much harder than it might seem.  I have decided not to renew my contract in Wuhan and I’m not yet sure exactly what I’m going to do.  Please keep me in your…

Zipline Adventure

Well, my Thailand tour is coming to a close, and for the final installment, I would like to share my ziplining adventure with you. I have never been very graceful and ziplining was no different.  Add to that the idea of using a rope to swing between trees and down mountains at a high rate…

The Tiger Kingdom – Chiangmai, Thailand

Well I’ve always liked cats, and a tiger, well that’s just a big cat, right? Um, yes, it’s a very big cat that can eat you.  I tried to explain this to Phred when he suggested we go visit the tigers, and he just smiled, like “Yeah, it will be fun.” By the way, as…

Scuba Diving in Koh Lanta, Thailand

  So I didn’t realize until after this video was already completed that it’s basically all about my friends Phred and Ibby, but I promise though if you look really closely I’m hiding out in the background of most of the frames.  Either way, scuba diving is something that I never thought I could do,…

Thom’s Elephant Camp

This year during the winter break I had the opportunity to visit Thailand with several of my American friends.  It was a super cool experience and over the next few weeks I will be sharing some of my photo’s and videos from the trip. Thom’s Elephant Camp is located in Pai, Thailand a small town…

I Can’t Believe Phred Talked Me Into This…

Yep, the title of this post says it all. If you would like to see me eating a cricket, going scuba diving, playing with a REAL tiger, petting an elephant and more, this post is for you. A word of fair warning though, please do not try this at home folks… just because you see…

What makes you Happy?

Listen to this charming, heartfelt letter from one of my students this semester. It just might make you cry.

The Year of the Ram

Learn about Chinese culture and the Year of the Ram… beginning on February 19th, 2015.

Life in China – by: Eric Giboney

Check out this awesome video my friend Eric made right next to my apartment and see the sketchy food street where we get dinner a lot of nights.