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Weekly Photo Challenge: Dialogue  Posted on 08/30/2014
Weekly Photo Challenge: Dialogue  for this week’s challenge, bring together two of your photos into dialogue. What do they say to each other? These were found within a few feet of each other on the same wall.   Related...
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Weekly Photo Challenge: Fray  Posted on 08/27/2014
Weekly Photo Challenge: Fray Share a photo of what “fray” means to you — it could be a tear in a favorite pair of jeans, a street rumble just about to begin, or a friend diving into an oncoming wave at …...
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Boca Chica – Bocas del Mar Hotel  Posted on 08/27/2014
Next to the Seagullcove Lodge in Boca Chica is another hotel, Bocas del Mar. We noticed steps going up from our hotel’s beach so we decided to wander over and take a look. It’s a very new looking hotel with … Continue...
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Boca Brava and the Monkeys  Posted on 08/26/2014
Boca Brava is the closest island to our hotel on Boca Chica, and we were told that not only is there a hotel with a good restaurant, there is a hiking trail where howler monkeys are frequently seen. The hotel … Continue reading...
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Boca Chica Getaway  Posted on 08/26/2014
We have been to the Seagullcove Lodge in Boca Chica before, so when an Oferta Simple came up we bought a couple more nights there. It’s a great little hotel with only six cabanas so it feels very personal, and … Continue...
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Bugs and Critters of the Day  Posted on 08/22/2014
We have bugs. I have a camera. You know what that means. Bug pictures! There is always something interesting crawling or flying around here. I love being outdoors here, and have been spending many late evenings outdoors on the terrace...
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Making Tortillas  Posted on 08/19/2014
Tortillas are considerably easier than tamales! I had made them before out of dried corn, but this time my friend Cedo and I made them out of fresh corn. It’s pretty simple, really. Again, buy some corn on the cob, … Continue...
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Weekly Photo Challenge: Silhouette  Posted on 08/19/2014
Weekly Photo Challenge: Silhouette  Photography is all about experimenting with light, and then positioning yourself (or your subject) in the right spot to achieve a certain effect. One such effect is a silhouette, in which...
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Making Tamales  Posted on 08/15/2014
Making Panamanian tamales is quite a production, but they are SO good. Cedo agreed to teach me how to do it as she had been taught by her grandmother. How cool is that! First we made just a few so … Continue reading →
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Guardian Angels, Good Luck, or Who Knows?  Posted on 08/14/2014
The party on Sunday was a great success, but after the party we had a near miss of a dangerous, scary disaster! We live on a dead end street, so Joel parked our cars down at the end of the … Continue reading →
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    BRUNEPETITE 20 January 2014 18:10:18

    Hello All
    Happy New Year to you :))
    I project to move to Panama last April or May and I want to know if you can give me more information about cost life in Panama City + opportunities business in Tourism + Event (if someone work in thsi domaine it will be my chance :))
    Thanks in advance for your comments + help + contact + address if you have.
    See you in your country

  • smiley2
    smiley2 26 June 2013 17:18:54

    wondering about auto insurance for when we visit in Sept. Which is better ( cheaper ) to buy from auto rental, or find an outside agent ?
    I will have an International drivers license from AAA .
    Your best suggestions on a weekly rental in David, Boquete, Chiriqui Provence will help--- all in your spare time of course ! HAHA RAS

  • new_soil
    new_soil 24 May 2013 19:55:56

    I am laughing to myself because I am so brand-new to blogging that I have no idea where my previous (yesterday\'s) ended up. So, This Is A Test. LOL! Hopefully, I will get the hang of this an soon become, at the very least, an amateur at this.

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