SILC Blog

April 6, 2018

Wednesday morning this week saw a committed group of SILC ladies gathering in the conference centre at Bangkok Patana School for the annual AGM.

As is usual at a SILC event, there was coffee & tea and a good variety of cake and other nibbles, this went down well with th...

March 23, 2018

Today we had the perfect Friday morning activity!  An acrylic pouring art workshop, hosted and taught by Galina at her home in Bangkok.

We all started out measuring the pouring medium carefully into our jugs, then got a little giddy choosing our allowance of 4 colours,...

March 8, 2018

There was real ambiance at Izakaya Teppen, Ekamai, when a group of Ladies from SILC met for dinner and celebrated International Women’s Day on March 8th, 2018!  

With the help of 2 Japanese ladies in the group plus 2 expat ladies with many years living in Japan bet...

February 5, 2018

Fourteen SILC ladies had a fantastic day out to Maeklong Train Market this week. 

We left Bangna at 8am and arrived at Damnoen Saduak Floating Market by 10am, where we had a look at the market stalls and watched the very busy boats on the water with vendors selling a wi...

January 19, 2018

Being quite new to Bangkok I have been signing up for many of the SILC activities. When I saw the sour dough making class with Tanya, I thought it was an opportunity to learn something new and am very glad I did so.

At the workshop I attended, there were five other wome...

October 30, 2017

There are obviously some budding cake designers amongst the SILC ladies! We had a fab morning making Halloween themed cupcakes under the expert guidance of cake designer extraordinaire - Aakriti Gupta Sultania

October 25, 2017

While sorting through a large box of past SILC newsletters today, I came across this interesting page about how the original SILC logo was designed.  It was created in 1993 by an Australian lady, Annette Hoare and the article explains the thinking behind the design....

October 11, 2017

After a very slow and wet start to the day, a bunch of eager SILC ladies met at Chatuchak Flower Market for our latest grand day out.  The sun came out as we arrived and although there were the odd spots of rain, it didn't dampen our enthusiasm for shopping and admirin...

September 18, 2017

September was once again Healthy Teeth month as we attended the preschools along with our volunteering dentists for a combined craft activity and teeth check-up.  Our annual campaign is starting to take effect - the dentists noticed a marked improvement in the children...

August 31, 2017