An Afternoon Date

Since being here, there hasn’t been a lot of opportunity for our usual mother/son dates.  Let’s just say Logan and I have similar taste in “treats” and so when a friend offered up an afternoon at the Choco Museo – believe me, I signed us both up! We learned about coco pods, grinding the seeds … More An Afternoon Date

Life Lately

We are still technically “in transition” which means we are not in our apartment yet, but we have to resume all other areas of life as if we have a home base, so it’s a little crazy, like, I never want to see my suitcase ever again, or at least for a long time.  Here’s a … More Life Lately

The Walled City

Today, we took a short cab ride down to Old Town.  The walled city is truly picturesque at every turn.   Tiny streets, little squares with lots of benches, Bougainvillea dangling out of every 2nd story balcony, it is everything you wanted it to be.  Fairly quiet during the lunch hour, we didn’t feel crowded, but … More The Walled City


I hesitated to write this because I didn’t want to be a debbie-downer, but life is not all roses and rainbows. Well it only took me a few weeks to miss home.  I’m going to keep it real on this blog, and try not to sugar coat every experience.  Some are wonderful, some are not … More Homesick