Osoyoos – August 2016

Here we are in beautiful Osoyoos.  My parents rent the same campsite every year and park their tent trailer on it.  We are right on the water with a private beach in front of us.  My sister and her boyfriend are here along with Kristi's parents and her nephew visiting from Ottawa! This looks like … Continue reading Osoyoos – August 2016

Craft Beer Calendar – Dec 1st, 2015

Okay here we go. I am starting out the tasting of my craft beer calendar by cheating.  It's actually 11pm on November 30th but I have to work in the morning and have dodgeball at night so I'm being proactive by drinking now. The 1st beer of the Calendar is from Parallel 49. A brewery … Continue reading Craft Beer Calendar – Dec 1st, 2015

Leon – a history tour and an eye-opener

Today Kristi and I went on the "History and Revolution" tour through Leon with Nicasi Tours.  The tour itself was amazing.  Three hours of driving around and raw facts and history mixed in with a little bit of belief.  I honestly could not think of a better way to spend $12 if you enjoy history. … Continue reading Leon – a history tour and an eye-opener

Jiquilillo (hee-kee-lee-oh) Jan 3-6, 2013

After our tour through the Mangroves we arrived in Jiquilillo.  The sun had just set and it was a 10 minute walk to Rancho Tranquilo where we would be staying.  We walk down a dirt pathway lined with palm trees through a covered eating area to the back where there have a covered bar area … Continue reading Jiquilillo (hee-kee-lee-oh) Jan 3-6, 2013

An evening at the cock fights – December 16, 2012

So yesterday Kristi and I decided we were going to the cock fights.  There is a guy who takes a group every week leaving from Via Via named Harry.  He charges $12 which gets you transportation to and from the cock fights, entrance into the fights and all you can drink beer and Agaurdiente.  So … Continue reading An evening at the cock fights – December 16, 2012

My first day of Travel to Leon, Nicaragua

So yesterday we spent a long time in vehicles and on air planes to get to Leon, Nicaragua where our apartment is. 4am: Alarm goes off, Kristi and I run around, make sure we have everything.  Everything is labeled as far as the donations go and we're ready for a long day. 5am: Dad picks … Continue reading My first day of Travel to Leon, Nicaragua