Buddhism, Community, Event, Food

Blessing Ceremony for Maetou Gaisorn

We missed Maetou Gaisorn at Wat Greensboro during the last few events, and yesterday her family nimon (invited) Phramaha Somsak Sambimb, Bhikkhu Pannadharo (Darrell Kitchen) and two monks from Wat in Morganton and also Wat in Lexington to perform a blessing ceremony for her. We took this opportunity to celebrate Thanksgiving the Buddhist way, and… Continue reading Blessing Ceremony for Maetou Gaisorn

Event, Food, Pets

Lee’s Eleventh Birthday Party

[vimeo https://vimeo.com/51967381 w=515&h=290] Click here to watch this video on YouTube Lee's Birthday Party was last Saturday.  We had a full house, and of course it was a Lao Birthday party that started before 1 pm, and lasted until 7 pm. Lee turned 11, and I have noticed that she has grown so much this year.… Continue reading Lee’s Eleventh Birthday Party

Food, Pets

Ross’s Graduation Party

I went to Ross's graduation party on Saturday, he recently graduated from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. I decided to pack light and only brought my 50mm lens, it's great for indoor with low lighting and food photography. The foods were delicious and my only problem was that I have  recently developed food… Continue reading Ross’s Graduation Party

Buddhism, Food, Hobby, My Garden, Pets

Favorites Photography – April Photo Hunt

This is my contribution to Karma’s When I Feel Like It Blog’s April Photo Hunt. This month's hunt is to get to know us a little bit better, and she has two objectives in this month’s choice: 1) to give you a creative spark and 2) to find out more about you! Karen is asking… Continue reading Favorites Photography – April Photo Hunt