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Montezuma and Beach Hiking

My family has never excelled at sun bathing and beach sitting. I love the idea of stretching out in the sand and reading for hours, waves crashing right in front of us, but we have yet to actualize that dream. 722 more words

Costa Rica

the sand

2 months.

It’s a little hard to believe. I have done so much in these past two months, traveled to new places all over Costa Rica, learned how to surf, visited Cuba, spoken more Spanish than I thought I would and developed new friendships that I will keep forever. 513 more words


Well, hello.  Have I mentioned that in Wales they name everything after dragons?  And today, I found myself wandering around a city I do not live in, in need of something to put in my bath, a temporary bath which is too short and does not take my own length. 217 more words


Dryden: The First Novela

Dryden- though challenging at times to comprehend- delivers a delightfully horrific love story that ends in multiple deaths. I deeply enjoy the manner in which there are battles, family feuds, introductions of different societies meeting for the first time, and the blood that is spilled. 347 more words

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Week one of school

I learned a lot this week, how to tell the time in Spanish, how to stand up on a surf board and ride in the break, how to tell your howler monkey call from a Kiskadee to a gecko to a bat (most of these things have passed by my bedroom at some point).   99 more words

Central America

Native Moments: photos with corresponding pages and passages - Part One

While Native Moments is a work of fiction, the locations are not.

This is the bottom waterfall. My six year old daughter was with us and the trail that leads to the top two waterfalls was too risky to bring her along. 396 more words

Costa Rica

Costa Rica: Hiking Waterfalls and Ziplining over Cloud Forests

We were sad to leave New York after it had given us such a glorious 10 days, but excited for what the next stage of our adventures would bring. 1,255 more words