It’s About Time

It’s About Time

I love music. I love live music. I love my wife. I do not really like Tim McGraw, but like I said, I love my wife. Because my wife loves many things about Tim McGraw, one of them his music, we had been to at least two McGraw concerts while living in Dallas. It could...
Insects of Costa Rica – What a pain

Insects of Costa Rica – What a pain

Did you know there exists an actual  pain index for stings from bugs? Yep, the entomologist Justin O. Schmidt created the index that seeks to rank the painfulness of dozens of Hymenoptera stings across a four-point spectrum. His index (last updated in 1990), while...
The 72 Colones Costa Rica Moment

The 72 Colones Costa Rica Moment

My dad used to always say, “learn the system.” Great advice when there is a utilized system in place. Steve Friedman shares a real-life experience that demonstrates this, as well as the need for expats in Costa Rica to get a mule.  You will remember, in...