Catch-up with a December Wrap-up

To get into the Christmas spirit, Mikkel and I, along with our friends LaVon & Bob, traveled by bus to Panama City to attend “Carols by Candlelight” (Luces de Navidad) performance on December 2nd. Mikkel had heard about this program and wanted to go ever since we moved here, but we were unable until this READ MORE

Pedasí Holiday Catch-up: November, 2017

I have written in the past that both November and December are big holiday/fiesta months in Pedasí. This year was no exception. Pedasi loves parades, fiestas, music, and fireworks. The alcalde (mayor) has done a great job promoting and cleaning up Pedasí, trying to promote community, tourism, and a beautiful quality of life. As promised, READ MORE

Update: 4 years and Counting

I know it’s been awhile since my last post. We just celebrated our 4th year living full-time in Pedasí and after so long, our life here goes on as just part of our everyday normal life. Yet, I must add that my everyday life here has been very busy and full of challenges and adventures. READ MORE

Hello. Yes I’m Still Here!

Wow! I didn’t realize that 2 months have passed since I wrote something on this blog. How time flies. I can’t say I have been too busy, but I can say life here in Pedasí continues to be just life. Sometimes it is hard to know what to write about. I’ve written about Carnival in READ MORE

Nice Places to Unwind

In my last posting, I shared about our continued saga of car troubles. But in the midst of all the challenges, we were able to stay at a few places overnight that helped us temporarily forget about what we would have to inevitably deal with in the near future. We had never been to Puerto READ MORE

Here We Go Again & Again

Do you remember the movie “Ground Hog Day” where the character played by Bill Murray kept waking up each morning to find that it was the same day all over again? So it’s only fitting that on Groundhog Day, February 2nd, that I write about what has been happening in our life for the past READ MORE

Cherishing the Moments

Neither Mikkel nor I have ever regretted our decision to move and permanently live in Pedasí. But there are times when I especially miss my family. Although we have MagicJack, Skype, FaceTime, WhatsApp, Facebook Messenger, & email to communicate with each other, it is still not the same as seeing each one in person. Our READ MORE