We did lots of research before our big move to Costa Rica. We studied weather trends, basic local info, like how the locals are called Ticos, the kinds of things we could expect to purchase upon arrival, etc. But there were several things that caught us by total surprise! Bullfighting Yes, that’s right! We arrived … More What they don’t tell you before coming to Costa Rica….
When moving to another country you calculate all the things you will need and how you will get it to your final destination months ahead: planning each detail to the pound, ordering special bins to carry your most fragile items and may even fit a few extra items to make your transition a little easier … More Costa Rica or Bust
Sometimes the Lord speaks to you gently and quietly, sometimes he speaks loud and wraps hundreds of arms around you! Ben and I were so blessed by our family as they rallied around us praying four our family, our journey and the people of Peru. There are times that I get nervous about the days … More Covering
With visas now in hand, our next adventure was to try to nail down some housing in Costa Rica. With the help of some new friends who are already attending the language school we will be attending, we were able to find an apartment, making us one step closer to moving in! (Check out the … More Countdown to Costa Rica
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