Final morning – this time….

This is our last morning at the cabin. (We’ll stay at Toucan House tonight so we can shut everything down and leave at the crack of dawn for airport)  The sunrise put on a beautiful show this morning at 5:30 – oranges and yellows and pinks streaked the...

One week to go….this time!

One week from today we’ll be heading to Belize City to catch a plane to Orlando. Two very different worlds. There is so much more I want to do here to help build our home & community – the time has flown by without near as much as I hoped to...

Just another day in the life

We went into town yesterday – rainy drizzle day. Stopped by town hall in Benque to renew the Trooper registration which expires at the end of September, but they don’t do it ahead of time, so BT can do it for us. It costs $50BZ/3 months. Seems to be the...

Ten days of a peaceful heart

Ten days since the last entry – sometimes it seems like ten weeks!  We’ve been busy with day to day living, and got a bit caught up in the BIB stuff. BIB needs another truck for workers to get back and forth now that the school bus isn’t running. So...

The ants go marching…

True confessions – it’s pretty buggy here in the rainy season. We have purchased sweeps for the bottoms of the doors, but don’t have them in yet, so every night I try to stuff the door cracks to keep bugs out.  This morning I woke up to find a neat...

A not so great day….

Today was the most challenging day so far.  I was feeling very lonely last night – I think partly because BTs lady friend is back in town and it made me miss M, plus it was raining and the lack of transportation was frustrating me.  It poured all night long and...