A New Life in Costa Rica

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Country:Costa Rica
Location:San Ramon, Alajuela

Waking each day and living a new life in a foreign country



Latest Blog Posts



Singing in the rain

on Jan 7, 2017 in: Adventures, love

We arrived home just as a beautiful, soft rain shower began the other day. I opened the curtains and caught a hummingbird playing in the rain. He played and played for about thirty minutes. Such a blessing to simply watch his joy.

Toucan Tuesday

on Jan 3, 2017 in: Adventures

A few shots of the toucans around the house lately. ENJOY!!!

The other morning on my walk I discovered this sweet sloth. My gaze wandered around the tree top and rested on ... what... I called hubby to come out and verify . We see wildlife often but it always surprises me. You never know what will cross your p...

Magical Monday

on Dec 28, 2016 in: Adventures

The day after Christmas was a magical one around here. White fronted parrots greeted me on an early morning walk. Then this little critter, an opossum came walking right up to me. He stayed around long enough for me to go get hubby and return to the...

Merry Christmas

on Dec 25, 2016 in: Adventures

Wishing you a healthy, joy filled holiday season!

Dia de los Muertos

on Nov 1, 2016 in: Art, Holidays

Celebrating, honoring those who have crossed over with Mexican folk art.

Halloween isn't a traditional holiday in Costa Rica thus the ridiculous price of pumpkins found at Walmart earlier this week. No trick! No treat either! Yes, you can have a cindirella pumpkin for 13, 970 colones, $25.29 at today's exchange rate. Sinc...