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A Surprise Offer

  How many places do you know where they call you on the phone and say, “Hey, do you want to come and pick our blueberries like you did last year?” It’s a little family farm, 20 minutes from our … Continue reading

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Not Forgotten

Have you ever left a place and found that it stayed with you¬†irrepressibly? A Memory Now My Colombian farm, nestled in a savannah where egrets fly, sold a month ago. A piece of me sits there in that tall red … Continue reading

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Farm Sold…….Robbed

Today I left the farm with sadness in my heart knowing that our beautiful oasis is no longer ours. We completed the sale about a week ago, selling to a man from Cartagena with a large family. His cousin had … Continue reading

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What’s this bug?

This lovely bug visited us yesterday while we were opening and eating coconuts with the dogs. We don’t know what plant or tree she belongs on or what her name is, but she is beautiful, isn’t she? About three inches … Continue reading

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Puppies are three months old

    Puppies are doing fine after getting rid of ear mites and more parasites. Their immune systems are not terribly strong, having been ripped from their mother at about six weeks old. They love bananas, papaya skins, and, of … Continue reading

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Bits and Pieces on the Farm

Yesterday, around sunset (one of the most beautiful I’ve seen so far), about 5 or 6 young bulls penetrated our fence and came into our property. I think the grass was truly greener on our side. ¬†They stomped on our … Continue reading

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Are we done yet?

The last two rooms of our house are almost finished. They’re being painted today. Two days ago, a worker came to put up the ceilings. Tiles are already on the floor. The carpenter almost has the doors ready to install. … Continue reading

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