Report Card #1

So  now we’re home in the states for a week so we’ll take this opportunity to take stock of how we’ve done so far and what it is we need to change.  Overall, it looks like our preparation has paid off.  We’ve rarely been without something we’ve needed and have never been completely unprepared.  Since [...]

Central America Summary

Central America has been wonderful, but after almost 4 months (including Mexico) we’re itching to move on. By the time you read this we’ll be in the USA for a mini break. Yay!:) The timing and finances worked out so that we’d be able to take a week or so in the States before heading [...]

Belizean Adventure

Opening my email a few weeks ago I found a very welcome surprise, an invitation from my Uncle Gary to join him and the amazing Pam 2 in Belize. A very welcome invitation, we were unsure if we’d be able to make it to the house he had rented. Belize might be more touristy than [...]

Shaken not Stirred

Survived last night’s 7.1 earthquake with no injuries or damages. Although we didn’t feel our first two earthquakes in Guatemala, this one was unmistakable.  Shaken awake somewhere around 3am, at first we were unsure what was going on.  Groggy one of us finally said earthquake.  For what felt like minutes we held each other waiting [...]