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Our 5th Return to the Kingdom of Wonder – December 2015

December 5, 2015 As soon as Dave and I stepped off the plane in Siem Reap, that recognizable smell and familiar humid, heavy air greeted us. It is too dramatic (and a bit presumptuous) to say we are “back home,” … Continue reading

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An EGBOK Wedding!

Yesterday Dave and I attended the wedding of Ty and Kot, two graduates from EGBOK Mission — a school romance we didn’t even know was happening under our  noses last year.  We met Kot soon after her arrived from her … Continue reading

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2014 – The Best Launching of a New Year

It is New Year’s Day and Siem Reap is as quiet as it will ever be.  It is a national holiday and just about everyone, locals and tourists alike, were out late celebrating last night. The peak of Dave and … Continue reading

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The Slippery Slope of a Smile

I am creating a professional development program with our Education Coordinator, Dara, Kong, tailored for our EGBOK Mission graduates. There will be three parts – Self-Awareness, Customer Service and Leadership.  Interestingly, the subject of smiles came up recently, and it provided … Continue reading

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The Week in Review

Dave and I have been in Siem Reap for over 2 weeks — hard to believe. Sometimes it feels as though we arrived yesterday, and at other times, it feels so familiar, as if we never left. The week began … Continue reading

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2nd Annual EGBOKERY Extravaganza

Another smashing success with students and staff getting into the spirit of creating whimsical structures using graham crackers, royal icing and lots and lots of candy. We had one suitcase dedicated to carrying the graham crackers, candies, dehydrated egg whites … Continue reading

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Horizons Holiday Happy Hour Promotion in 24 Hours

Our days are full.  During the day we are at EGBOK Mission working on various projects and  at night, we head home to Horizons and help guesthouse owners, Chanthou and Socheata with promotions and guest service improvements.  Making money during … Continue reading

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