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October Favorites of Late

T – G – I – F! Boy oh boy it’s been a long week and I’m beyond excited for the weekend.  Not too much traveling to do but I do have a friend coming to town and an oh-so-special surprise event on Sunday.   530 more words

New York

The Beach Bazaar

Rainy season in Costa Rica; Tourist numbers plummet and locals go on one-to-two month vacations. I love it. The Earth comes back to life with lush, green vegetation. 450 more words

Costa Rica

Pura Vida - Costa Rica Photos and Commentary

There’s a need for investment in infrastructure. This is a sidewalk in San Jose.

Street scene in San Jose.

Student demonstrations in the capital, San Jose. 208 more words


Pura Vida!

Buenos, mis amigos! This past week has been a whirlwind of adventure… My cooperating teacher is still out on”paternity leave,” so I have been teaching full time! 674 more words

Lessons Learned

The End of an Email.

The end of a recent email to a dear friend.

I know how you are feeling about loneliness, Sar. I feel it too… something inside. When I work in the bike shop, like right now I am listening to Norah Jones and am so emotional haha. 414 more words

Le Parcel: A Bloody Joy

Today I received my first Le Parcel package on my doorstep.

Le Parcel is a monthly subscription for your period. It’s $15 for the United States plus $5 shipping. 264 more words