Category Archives: Inspiring Action

Take the Pura Vida Challenge!

I the previous post, I blogged about what Pura Vida means.  It is a commonly used phrase in Costa Rica, but it also epitomizes the positive attitude of Tico culture. You don’t need to live in Costa Rica to live … Continue reading

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Get Out and Hike…..No Matter Where You Live

As I have posted earlier this week, part of expat life involves adapting to the local culture.   One of the ways to adapt to the local culture is to do as the locals.  Well lucky for me, hiking is … Continue reading

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Redesigning Your Finances to Move Abroad: Others have done it, you can too!

Everyone always asks about the money…. When I would talk to acquaintances, colleagues, friends and family back in the USA about our plans to move to Costa Rica, I was met with all kinds of responses: awe, admiration, curiosity, thinly-veiled … Continue reading

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