In less than one month, we will be traveling back to Texas for a while. So, as I sit here on a lazy afternoon in Atenas, Costa Rica, completely fogged in, wind gusts ruffling palm fronds, steel drum tattoos of hard rain on the roof, so loud, you can’t hear any other sounds, with the […]Read more "Cloudy Cerebrations of a Fuddled Fuddy-duddy"
Today Costa Rica celebrates the Día de la Anexión de Guanacaste, which happened in 1824 – as per request by the population (before you get your knickers in a twist about the possibility of celebrating a hostile take-over). After all, the Guanacastecos’ slogan goes: “De la patria por nuestra voluntad” But enough of politics. In honor of our National […]Read more "Guanacaste trees on Guanacaste Day"