Bill Blog Post 12-15-2018 We finished off November with a Thanksgiving visit from Erin and Glenn. They visited with the rest of the family last February and decided that this time they would visit over Thanksgiving and see first hand the church Thanksgiving dinner. And they certainly did. They arrived on the 18th of November. […]Read more "Family, Field Trips, and Fiestas"
Sometimes Nosara feels a bit like an island. With 1.5 hours of travel over bad roads to get to the nearest town of any size, it might just as well be surrounded by water! Sometimes, you just need to get off the island. Although Bill and I are are not too interested in towns, it […]Read more "Getting Off the Island: A trip to Arenal"
Bill Blog Post Sept. 25, 2019 An unexpected holiday today gives me a chance to catch up on our latest adventures. Unexpected holiday because it was not planned in advance. The rainiest part of the “green season” arrived over the last weekend and into this week. Last night it started raining hard about nine and […]Read more "Quepos and Manuel Antonio National Park"
Bill Blog Post 8-31-19 We would have to say that the other two years must have been a charm too as here we are to start out third school year at Del Mar Academy and the beginning of our third year of living in Nosara. The big news is that after two years of renting […]Read more "Third Time is a Charm"
Bill Blog Post 7-9,10-19 We are back in the states and I can catch up a little on the events of the last six weeks. At school it was mostly just finishing the year on a strong note and getting students ready for their finals. There were also a few school events such as the […]Read more "Wrapping Up School Year 2"
Bill Blog Post 5-19-19 Our return from the Osa Peninsula meant settling in for a largely uninterrupted last seven weeks of school. As in every year of teaching I cannot believe the year has gone by so fast! Brynn was with us for two more days before flying back. That meant we got in a couple […]Read more "The Arrival of another Rainy Season"
Spring Break-Part 2 (Bill Blog Post 5-16-19) It makes sense to divide our spring break adventures into two parts because one would have been very long and and also it was two very distinct experiences. We left the San Blas and returned to Panama City (just called Panama by the Panamanians) long enough to pick […]Read more "El Valle de Anton and the Panama Canal"