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    YouTube now Live / Excuse My Thai

    One of my big goals this year was to start a YouTube channel. I can now announce that Excuse My Thai is live on YouTube. You can check us out at this link Excuse My Thai YouTube. It’s really neat to start this new journey. I enjoy blogging, but my number one passion is making videos. Right after high school I actually took classes for this in college. It didn’t pan out back then, but nowadays with the availability of GoPro’s and editing software, pretty much anyone with a little money can start a YouTube channel. My first couple of videos were shot in the Wichita Mountains Wildlife Refuge in…

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    Visa Decision is Finally in, Huge News!

    Huge news! The U.S. Embassy in Bangkok has made a decision on Ping Ping’s visa. We are beyond thrilled to announce that her visa is approved! Such an exciting day for us! It’s been a long journey and we’re just extremely happy to take the next step in our relationship. Almost one year has passed since I first petitioned for Ping Ping’s visa. And, although we made some missteps along the way, we can finally breath a sigh of relief at this decision. First, Ping Ping made an extra trip from Bangkok to Roi Et. This was due to me reading wrong instructions and not realizing that Ping Ping needed…

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    Update on Our Blog, Ping’s Visa, and More

    Follow my blog with Bloglovin Sawatdee krup! Ping Ping and I have been extremely busy as of late. Update – the blog has expanded to two more platforms. We have joined Blog Lovin and welcome you to follow us there. I am also now posting via LinkedIn. Feel free to add me on LinkedIn by searching people for Andrew Comte. We’re extremely happy about our progress on Pinterest – Follow us on Pinterest. Meanwhile, Instagram is still one of our favorites – Let’s follow each other on IG. We will continue to find more ways to increase our reach and will update everyone. We are so excited that Ping’s visa…

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    Long Distance Relationships are Absolutely Awful

    Long distance relationships are absolutely awful. There’s no other way to say it. At least not nicely. I live in the United States. My wife resides in Thailand. We are about as far apart as two people can possibly be. Do we make it work? Of course, we have no other choice. Relationships like ours consist of spending time video calling and reassuring each other that soon it will be okay. Soon, nobody will be able to keep us apart.   Our plan is for Ping Ping to come to the United States. As an U.S. citizen, I have petitioned for her visa. Best case scenario, her visa is ready…