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Fun Times and First Aid in Costa Rica

Now, I’ve travelled quite a bit. Not as much as many of my friends, but most of these friends are from Europe and all you have to do is sneeze there and you’re in a different country, so I don’t think it’s exactly fair to compare my travelogue to theirs. 509 more words

Road Trip With Mom

House Tour: Hacienda Pinilla

Whoopsy daisy! I hit send too fast and I left you with just the pictures and no text! So here we go again…

Sometimes staying in hotels is A) too expensive, or B) there is not enough space families and larger groups. 166 more words


The Continuing Saga of Burning Journal

Not an amazing day. Not a good day really. I just like the part where I ride with Rafael and he talks about how the town was invaded by rich white folks. 1,132 more words


What Does Pura Vida Mean?

In Tamarindo.

Costa Rica is so fresh! I feel at home here more than any other place I’ve been…even more than my actual home in Los Angeles. 50 more words


Pura Vida!

As you read this, we have begun our 12 hour travel day back to Canada.  It has been 8 months since we left Vancouver (blink) and 6 months living in Tamarindo (blink, blink).   615 more words



Mother’s Day is just around the corner, and if you’re still looking for the perfect gift for Mom, look no further!  I’ve compiled some of the greatest hits from our current… 604 more words

Stephanie Johnson

Surfing with Athena

The journals: to burn or not to burn

You know, gods sometimes visit us and take human form. Sometimes they take the form of someone who you know and sometimes they take the form of someone who you do not know. 469 more words