Category Archives: Creatures

A Couple of Gifts

Did I tell you that in December we had to buy a new furnace?  Yeah, that was an unexpected expense.  Santa was like, “Welcome back from Guatemala, please pay a million $$ for a new furnace.”  So that pissed me … Continue reading

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The Last Week of 2016

As usual, George worked on Christmas (double time and half!!) and I stayed home and tortured celebrated with Biff and Bing. Bing was not happy to be included in this activity.  And the minute I turned my back on that bow, … Continue reading

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I won a prize!

First, my cat comes to see me every day now! He prefers to sleep right on top of my notebook so I can’t any notes.  I’m blaming my poor Spanish on him.  The other students (and teachers) are very jealous … Continue reading

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A Volcano, Church, a Cat, and a Cemetery

Umm, just so you know, there’s an active volcano that’s not too far from Antigua.  It’s called Volcán de Fuego.  And that f*cker is exploding all the time.  Seriously.  This morning there was a sort of rumbling sound and mi … Continue reading

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In Guatemala!

I made it to Antigua!  I arrived yesterday and have a great home stay with a really great family.  I will post more about everything in the next few days, but first, I’m so happy to report that I fit … Continue reading

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