Monthly Archives: January 2012

Monday January 9 – Friday January 20, 2012

Lots going on this week..little time to blog…the coffee fair…is happening in Boquete for the next 10 days or so,  The “Feria de Cafe” is much more than that.  With multitudes of beautiful flowers sprouting everywhere, all kind of food, … Continue reading

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Sunday January 8, 2012

I wake up thinking about bacon!  Good old crispy, fried American bacon!   The US has obviously “taught” the Panamanos many “lessons”.  How to cook bacon so it is perfectly fried to a crisp with no fat left is not one … Continue reading

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Saturday January 7, 2012

We are going to spend today with Genaro and Yamileth.  We take the bus out of Boquete to David.  It’s an hour and a half ride on an old US big yellow school bus.  Genaro meets us there.  We meet … Continue reading

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Friday, January 6, 2012

Our friends Yamileth and her husband Henado are driving up for a visit from the city of David for a visit today.  Georjean is preparing a black bean soup.  She purees some of last night’s rice into the soup.  It’s … Continue reading

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Thursday, January 5, 2012

We are excited to be going back to Caldera to visit the hot springs.  Our guests, Sandra from San Francisco and Tong Chen from Ghanzou, China are going with us.  Mario, the young man from Germany who is teaching Waylon, … Continue reading

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Wednesday, January 4, 2012

Couldn’t wait to find out who the 5.4% of Iowan republicans hope to be their next president!  Wow!  Democracy in action…thanks to Citizens United the role of corporate money just increased tenfold.  Remember “Citizens to Protect Florida”  from Me! In … Continue reading

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Feliz Ano Nuevo en Boquete

Lots of happy faces, roving parties, many “bombas” ie fireworks.  People bring in the new year in different ways all over the world!  Happy New Year to all! Today we walked the Sendero de La Pianista two hours deep up … Continue reading

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