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Oct 04 Trip to US

In October of last year we had the chance to travel to 6 of the US states. It started in California where I attended class for the weekend, then a few days in Palm Springs so Isaac could see where I used to live and to meet Harley and a few of the old gang. We then flew to NYC so we c
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Julieta Venegas Concert

In October we had the chance last-minute to go to a concert of Julieta Venegas. You may not recognize the name, but you have probably heard the song, “Lento,” (though you gringos may not recognize it by the name). Of course, in order to get the tickets, Isaac leads me down a dark alle
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Jungle Trip Sept 04

In September of last year we were visited by a good friend from New Orleans, Delaney Toups. He is preparing to move to Costa Rica to run a resort on Drake Bay. It’s in the middle of nowhere. And when I say it’s in the middle of nowhere, I mean nowhere! It’s just you – and you out ther
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Fitting In

Of course, getting to know the language was one of my biggest challenges. But it turns out, it’s not the only obstacle I had to overcome. Isaac and I went to a two-year-old’s birthday party for one of his co-workers when he was still working at Equifax last year. Here is a picture of
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Introduction

Day One: I have been hearing about “blogs” for years and only for the last few months have been checking out blogs of other friends. It seems like such a great way to keep everyone in the family — and all my friends — updated on things in my life. So, stay tune
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Volunteering at the Wildlife Rescue Center

Our Wildlife Rescue Center has been working on social and ecological projects in rural communities in San Carlos for the past 12 years. And for the past six years, we have been offering Spanish classes and volunteer opportunities. Its founders are Jamie and Alvaro del Castillo, who ar
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