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Trying To Hold Onto Friends From Afar…  Posted on 11/11/2015
Moving away and leaving all my friends was hard ( well…‘hard’ doesn’t even come close to expressing it, but… shrug, I don’t wanna sound too dramatic! Hah) . The fact that It’s hard to leave friends...
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The Holidays are upon us!  Posted on 11/05/2015
The drummers have begun the drum-drumming away in preparation for the festivities which began this past weekend. El Dia De los Muertos , and Independence from Columbia as well and flag day or colon day were first up and Independence from...
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La Casa Principal…  Posted on 10/29/2015
We’re making good progress on the main house and hoping to be able to move into it by March! Mind you, just because we plan to move in to the house , this in now way means that it will be totally finished…no way! Hah! Oh, how I...
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Reminiscing….Cuz’ Halloween is Upon us…  Posted on 10/28/2015
This is the time of year when I find myself quietly reminiscing about Halloweens gone by. As I recall fond memories of my favorite holiday I find myself not so nostalgic of the celebration as the people who joined us for all the...
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Wet Season And The Battle Against Moisture…  Posted on 10/23/2015
There’s green stuff growing on my wooden cutting board! When I say, “stuff” I don’t mean trees and flowers and veggies! I mean, mold! Ugh! It’s friggin’ damp up here right now! Here in Boquete there are...
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What’s Going On?  Posted on 10/15/2015
Well, actually, lots is going on. Our life is busy and fun and a little frustrating at times and crazy productive with a bit of exhausting thrown in on occasion. So, if your wondering what happened to my regular blog posts that used to...
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You can’t make this stuff up!  Posted on 10/04/2015
Originally posted on Latitude Adjustment:Let me set the stage here: the house we’re currently renting in the Volcancito Abajo area of Boquete is accessed by a single, bumpy gravel road that leads for about two city blocks to our...
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Raising the Roof, Panamanian-Style!  Posted on 09/22/2015
Originally posted on Latitude Adjustment:All over the world, “topping out” or finishing the roof on a new building is a cause for celebration – and Panama is no exception. Here, the folks have put their unique spin...
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The Recipe For A Good Time In Panama…  Posted on 09/22/2015
I bet you’ve been wondering what it takes to have fun here in Panama. Well, luckily I’ve got just the recipe! You start with the completion of a brand new Techo, or Roof for my non-Spanish speaking readers. Then after the...
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Always Learning about how much I don’t know…  Posted on 09/02/2015
Just when I think I’ve acclimated to living in Central America, and I really got this, I hear myself say something to someone that’s just totally ignorant. Pfffft! And I wanna kick myself! Ya know? Sometimes I have the hardest...
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  • Janice Q
    Janice Q 23 March 2015 18:43:23

    Hi Holly, I love your comments: Could you give me additional information on moving a pet and the cost of shipping your 40' container. I understand price will differ from Florida

  • AQuestion4You
    AQuestion4You 20 March 2015 03:32:32

    Your photos are beautiful. What type of housing did you find?

  • Bill Lafferty
    Bill Lafferty 12 January 2014 18:17:28

    I think your writing is refreshingly from the heart. Stream of thought is always good in my book. I think you are sharing your feelings as you learn to live n your new element. Thank you very much.

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