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Merry Christmas From Costa Rica!

I hope everyone is having a happy holiday season.  I am so grateful for all the blessings we as a family have received in the past year.  This week my parents, sister, brother-in-law, nieces, and nephew are visiting us in … Continue reading

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4 Bad Reasons to Move to Costa Rica

In my previous post, I blogged about 4 good reasons to move to Costa Rica.  In this post, I will discuss the bad reasons.  I am not trying to discourage potential expats from coming to the land of Pura Vida! … Continue reading

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Simplifying in Costa Rica: Smaller House

When we first moved to Costa Rica, Kathia, one of the international family liaisons at the children’s school, showed us  4 different houses.  We fell in love with  Ana Victoria’s house though it was at the high end of the … Continue reading

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Redesigning Pura Vida Familia: Update

As I posted recently, my blog is undergoing a major overhaul.  Last week, Caelan and I brainstormed about the content map for the new website.  This week, he is working on the Pura Vida logo.  The whole process is new … Continue reading

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Baby Steps to Redesign Your Life: Weight-Loss Step 1

Even though 65% of American adults are above their ideal weight, only 25% are seriously trying to lose weight.  The same Gallup® survey showed that a little over half of Americans surveyed would like to lose weight. Surveys have many … Continue reading

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Family

Originally posted on puravidakid:
I think I should be talking more about my family life. My mom is a stay at home mom. She used to be a doctor, but when we moved here she quit her job. My dad…

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