Category Archives: March

Shopping in Rivas

Rivas is our closest “bigger” town.  One day for Spanish Class we headed to Rivas to navigate their local Mercado together.  It was a fun trip – and not nearly enough pictures were taken!

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Eco-Chic Fashion Show

The local Rotary Club hosted an event to raise awareness for their club, and to raise funds to use for local projects.  An Eco-Chic Fashion Show seemed right up our alley….we had no idea what we were getting into!

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A Walk on the beach…

We love to just go for family walks on the beach… …and we love to find treasures! We always seem to come home with a bag full of things we’ve picked up along the way.  Here are some pictures from … Continue reading

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Everyday an Adventure…

Even a walk to get groceries is an adventure.  Here’s a few pictures of one such walk!

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Wind Power in Nicaragua

Nicaragua has had 5 new Wind Farms built in just the last few years.  The results have exceeded their expectations.  3 of these farms are very near to where we’ve been living these last 6 1/2 weeks.  We love watching … Continue reading

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Happy 17th Birthday Wesley!

On March 27th, Wes turned 17! We turned a portion of our Spanish class into a grand fiesta! I’m not sure how we ended up with out a picture of our teachers, as they were such a fun part of … Continue reading

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Summer Princess Parade

This morning we were asked by a friend to join her for a parade.  The Summer Princess parade! We were told to bring bags of candy so we could throw it at the float.  We laughed at the idea of … Continue reading

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Carretas Peregrinas – Reflections by Miranda

Time to get up although the dawn had not yet begun Shivers up my spine, dark is the sky A friend greets with much joy as two strangers not yet gone to bed search for their homes Cool air Poop … Continue reading

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1 Month in 1 Minute!

…and, well, we’ve officially been here in Nicaragua for a month! & here is the official 1 month in vid!  Many thanks to Wes for putting together this 1 minute sensation! The link will take you off of our blog. … Continue reading

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La Hospitalidad en la granja

Yesterday we were shown some incredible hospitality – hospitality, actually like we have never experienced ever before.  Elaina met her friend Ashley at an art class, and her family invited ours to spend the day with them in the country. … Continue reading

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