June 17, 2019

This is part of a series of letters I wrote to our guests after the horrible Easter Bombings that took place April 21st, 2019. It had such a positive response that I thought it would be good to share thoughts of the situation from inside as it transpired.

Part 3, June 1...

May 22, 2019

This is part of a series of letters I wrote to our guests after the horrible Easter Bombings that took place April 21st, 2019. It had such a positive response that I thought it would be good to share thoughts of the situation from inside as it transpired.

Part 2, May 22...

May 2, 2019

This is part of a series of letters I wrote to our guests after the horrible Easter Bombings that took place April 21st, 2019. It had such a positive response that I thought it would be good to share thoughts of the situation from inside as it transpired.

Part 1, May 2...

April 26, 2019

On October 26th 2018, the President of Sri Lanka attempted to overthrow his Prime Minister through an unconstitutional coup d’etat, replacing him with the leader of the Opposition party. The country was caught dumbfounded at the arrogance of this move. We had just vote...

March 27, 2018

The East Coast of Sri Lanka is a very under developed and untapped part of the country. Arugam Bay has been discovered for it's waves, but I'm sure there are many other spots of undiscovered goodness waiting to be found. And not just waves mind you.

On a recent family t...

March 20, 2018

Ok so we are building a permaculture farm. At the moment it’s just bare land with the occasional crocodile wandering around and a lot of rogue goats and buffalo partying and pooping on the grass.

As we go, I’ll detail out what we are doing and how much this is costing....

January 24, 2018

The 3 pillars of umami are three different amino acids that combine to give a new flavor. Amino acids exist in our body already and this is why it’s thought that when the acids combine in the food they are welcomed into the body. That certain ‘something’ that makes it...