Trappers Cabin in Missoula

Hobbit Houses & Garden Glimmers

When Joe and Karen Smith first discovered their property along the Rattlesnake Creek, they were not looking for anything new. It was 1999 and...
Whisps

The Gardens of Granada, Nicaragua

I have discovered the secret to living in Granada, Nicaragua. You have to go inside to get outside. The gardens are on the inside....
Man_Walking

Street Scenes from the Casco Viejo, Panama

A wanderer and a walker, I fell for the pedestrian friendly part of Panama City. I woke early, I wandered until night, watching the...
25 meter Pool

Casa Yalula ~ The Pool House of Granada

Advice to other homeowners: Know enough to stick to YOUR vision. You know what you love and you know what is right for you...
Round House Sunlight

The Hidden Garden of Wellness, Costa Rica

In the pueblo of Puerto Viejo, the Hidden Garden Wellness Center is better known to many as the ‘Round House’ or Rachel’s House. Rachel...
Glass Bottle Headboard

The Glass Cottage of Las Lajas, Panama

A Bed and Breakfast offers a colorful option: a cottage built from recycled glass Erika and Fabio first came to Panama in 2009 with...
Birds-10

Favorite Birding Spots In Panama & Costa Rica

I will never grow tired of Green Parrot chatter. It is one of the many draws to the tropics for me. At dusk and...
TideFlats

Across the Sands and Out to Sea: Fishing in Playa Lagartero

It was a tide out beginning to the day. The sun rose, a great ball of bright in the fresh blue sky. Highlighting the...
Playa Lagatero Tide

The Tides of Playa Lagartero

The earth breathes in and the earth breathes out expand and flow expand and let go The tide rolls in and the tide rolls...