Monthly Archives: April 2016

Talk Thursday ~ Those Furry Felines, Cats

Dos Gatos provide hours of entertainment for SU and me.  Lately, the ‘crazy time’ seems to coincide with our ‘happy hour’ when we’re all outside during the waning hours of the day.  A couple of evenings ago Bandit looked under … Continue reading

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Wisdom Wednesday ~ 27/04/2016

All our discontents about what we want appeared to spring from the want of thankfulness for what we have. ~ Daniel Defoe ~

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Music Mondays ~ Rain

purple rain n. A restless feeling. A non-descript feeling of boredom, restlessness, and confinement. A feeling one has when wanting to escape from responsibility (chiefly emotional) by travelling. Sometimes synonymous with ‘wanderlust.’ The desire to travel to escape an emotional … Continue reading

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Snapshot Sunday ~ 23/04/2016

Torolandia doesn’t look like it’s a very exciting place…in the campo.

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La cerca es abstracta.

The environment in Panamá is very hard for anything with working parts, particularly our cameras.  At the moment, both of our lenses for our DSL are not autofocusing, likely because one small wire inside broke. We have no place locally to … Continue reading

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It’s Someone’s Birthday

Yep, another year on the right side of this grass for this lovely young woman.  Isn’t she too cool for school?   And here is a birthday song…from the campo.

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Our Planet

Today is Earth Day, and I found this beautiful and inspiring video that reminded me of what a glorious world we live in. Robert Revol is an actor, director, entrepreneur, filmmaker, & YouTube partner.  In this video, he used footage … Continue reading

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Talk Thursday ~ Do You Wear Glasses?

Let’s get back to expanding our minds today, shall we? Today’s talk is about why we might wear glasses.  Do you?  My world would be out of focus without them…in the campo.  

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Wisdom Wednesday ~ 20/04/2016

If your heart is a volcano, how shall you expect flowers to bloom? ~ Khalil Gibran ~

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Nature Is Scary For Little Things

* Snake warning to those who are averse to them, this means you, mom, although this isn’t so much scary as interesting.  🙂 I don’t give much thought to how the geckos in and around the house fare out in … Continue reading

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