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Where the heck is Eleuthera?

Where is it? 

Eleuthera is about 30 minutes south of Fort Lauderdale and 35 minutes east of Nassau. It’s one of what the Bahamians call the Family Islands. 508 more words

Caribbean Car Rental

Renting a car for our first trip to Eleuthera was the first indication that island life is different.   The vacation rental owner gave us the name and email of a car rental guy, Stanton Cooper.   543 more words

Downsizing for a Dream

It’s true, we made a pretty dramatic change. For most people. including close friends, family, and underwriters at the bank, it was hard to understand.  Honestly, from an outsider’s perspective, I totally see the confusion.   641 more words

More video from the Bahamas

Despite the rain on the last day, the weather and setting for the whole trip was pretty near perfect. Jon Suh, one of the pro lizard wranglers on Eleuthera and Long Island, put together this video documenting the adventure:

Frog Party

I’m back from the Bahamas but leaving for Greece tomorrow afternoon! Whew. I knew it was going to be a fast turnaround but my head’s spinning trying to keep track of the simultaneous fieldwork wrap-up and start-up to-do lists.  202 more words


Eleuthera, Bahamas - May 2015

Almost 2 more years go by until I visit the Caribbean again. I had quit my job as a dental assistant, went back to school, started my own business, and was able to travel again. 1,117 more words


A quick picture update from the Bahamas

There’s lots going on here in the field. We’ve just wrapped up collecting on Eleuthera and Long Island. I’m back on New Providence swapping out crew. 411 more words