Here's a list of my favorite things in Leon, Nicaragua. We spent the entire month of December 2016 there to take a break from travelling. We were able to attend cultural events like La Purisima, and a Nicaraguan New Year celebration, but for the most part we just took it easy. 1. Sopa de leche ♦ … Continue reading My 5 Favorite Things in Leon, Nicaragua
The island provides a backdrop for people's lives to intertwine and create moments that, though ephemeral, enriches our lives with the lasting memories that they provide. Perhaps this is true for any place we go to, and each of our experiences is a unique combination of the interactions we have with the people there, more than the attractions that the place has.
It was nine months ago that Bonnie and I made the decision to sell everything and travel the world. That was January of 2016. We were still working in the corporate world. We had a home and all the trappings of a comfortable life. It seems like ages ago. Since then we've sold our house … Continue reading San Jose, Costa Rica. Hole in my Jaw.
6:09 AM I awake. The slats on the window shades are already aglow with the early morning sun. I reach out to the bedside table to retrieve my phone and check the time. This subtle motion causes Sadie to lift her head off the floor. I feel her Husky grey and brown eyes on me. … Continue reading Our Last Day at Work
We finally sold the TV just a few days before we sold the house. A 60-inch Vizio Smart HDTV. That was the last big item among what remained of our possessions. For a while we considered taking it with us when we went to store our stuff at Bonnie’s parents in PA. On the … Continue reading Sold the last big ticket item