Jumping off the deep end and landing in paradise


Jungle Gym

Now that I have my 54th birthday firmly under my belt I have decided to attempt the impossible. I have embarked on a “get in shape and maybe lose a couple pounds” plan. Unheard...


Pura Vida, Dura Vida Part two

  If you’ve made it through part one, what I’ve identified as some of the Dura Vida (hard life) here in Costa Rica, and are anxious to know why anyone would pack up and...


Motorcycles and Machetes

Once a nurse, always a nurse. It doesn’t matter if I’m in a busy metropolitan city working in a big, shiny, trauma hospital or here in the jungle using my front porch as an...