Tag Archives: Panama Retirement

Are You Willing to Help?

A while ago I was asked to help set up a fundraising site for the nephew of one of my friend’s.  I agreed on the condition that the family provided me with details about his condition.  Today, I finally completed … Continue reading

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Number 12 and Little Brother

Some of the children in town were on a bit of a break from school last week, and there were many of them out and about entertaining themselves in the neighbourhood. Two of the little ones from up the street … Continue reading

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Snapshot Sunday ~ 15/05/2016

It’s mango season. Dusty has trained the pair of vacas that live on the lot next door to her to eat the scraps…in the campo.

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Construction

The first part of the theme for Photo 101 today is both a noun and a verb.  Edge (n): the outside limit, area, or surface; a place or part farthest away from the center of something.  Edge (v): give with … Continue reading

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Dark of Night and Light of Day

When I received the email notification for Blogging U last night SU and I were sitting in the dark of night. When I read aloud that the theme for day seventeen; “Glass, Squared” we both looked towards the front door … Continue reading

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Wisdom Wednesday ~ 23/03/2016

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Flavor and Spices and Community, Oh My

A reader sent me a newsletter from a site that he subscribes to as part of his research for his retirement and asked me to comment on it.  I am always somewhat dubious about how honest the information is on websites that … Continue reading

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Music Monday, On Tuesday, Changes in Attitudes

 I heard this song this past weekend and like an insidious ear worm it’s playing in a continuous loop in my head.  But, it’s really got me thinking about attitude.  My favorite part isn’t the chorus but this…in the campo. Oh … Continue reading

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Back to School, I’m Not Too Cool…

Approximately 803,760 students began the 2016 school year today in 4,135 buildings, 2/3 of which seem to be falling to pieces. It’s big news today on social media (the pictures below are from the Twitterverse) and the national television channels. … Continue reading

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Snapshot Sunday ~ 28/02/2016

And I wonder where the holes in the sheets come from…

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