A Trip to the States

A Trip to the States

“Congratulations!” I stared back at the TSA agent who had just smiled these words to me. I was confused, partly because I didn’t know TSA agents could talk and partly because I could not connect the celebratory word to anything I had said or done. I smiled and nodded...
A Dental Experience in Costa Rica

A Dental Experience in Costa Rica

I was taught not to use the word “hate,” but still, I hate the dentist. I hate the smell of dental office, the stale air, and the sounds that escape the room where the chair is. As a child, even the joy derived from the toy-board – the reward of picking a toy at...
What do you do there – in Costa Rica?

What do you do there – in Costa Rica?

Recently I posted about that famously popular question, “What do you do all day?“. Today we get another perspective on that question from guest poster Steve Friedman. Steve and Martha Friedman moved to Costa Rica  from Denver Colorado last year after...