Costa Rica Packing List: The Essentials
A list of time-tested items to bring that will make your trip and life in Costa Rica more enjoyable, like the most effective bug spray, and more!
2015 was a tumultuous year. Am I still living in Costa Rica? Did I move back to the States? I am both and did neither of those things…
Envision Festival 2016: An Exciting Preview
Envision is a true festival of the future, encompassing a cultural movement, a sustainable permaculture movement, a spiritual gathering, and an appreciation of humanity and the planet.
Papaya Leaf Cure for Dengue Fever and Chikungunya
How to make papaya leaf cure for Dengue and Chikungunya, a recipe, and what it feels like to have a tropical bone-breaking fever
How I Make a Living Online and Work from Anywhere in the World
The secret tools and story of how I transitioned from working for someone else to working for myself, location independent, from anywhere in the world.
Big News, Big Nightmare
The usual pitch black of the jungle night was broken by a soft white glow coming off the giant point counter hovering above my bed. With every sleeping breath and each twist and turn under the sheets, I was gaining points. 10.90439842309 points for rolling on to my...
What I’m Not Saying
Long time no blog. I have my reasons for disappearing. One normal, the other is something I’ve been struggling with so much that it has silenced me.
A New Puppy: How Are We Getting Along?
The sweet story of Mali the Chirussell and Mocha the Pittweiler
How to Have Dengue Fever and Not Even Know It
I wasn’t aware of all the symptoms for Dengue Fever, so when I got sick, I thought it was the flu or a poor diet – anything but Dengue.
16 Things I Learned in Costa Rica That I Never Imagined I Would Ever Need to Know
You want me to do WHAT?! Drive where?! Eat that?! I can’t believe the things I learned in Costa Rica- new skill sets, high tolerance… pura vida mae!
Surprised by a Thief in a Tropical Thunderstorm
It was the middle of the night during a fierce tropical thunderstorm, I heard a weak scratching at the cabin door. I peered out the window but couldn’t see anything on the porch…
Photos: Creatures That Creep Through My Treehouse
Photos of the Costa Rican creatures that have been creeping through my open-air treehouse in the jungle