Kay’s Gringo Postres

It’s Official – “It’s the Parsley!” 24

Today was a big day for me. I sold the very first copy of my book, “It’s the Parsley!” I brought the prototype to the Wednesday Women gathering at Kay’s Gringo Postres in Atenas, Costa Rica to show my friends what I had been working on for months. When my […]


Lynn and Carole Jean

Are You a Giver or a Taker? 27

    The joy is in the giving. The true giver beams as she bestows her gift upon the receiver. I witnessed this the other day. My friend, Lynn, bought me a present; a new sundress for our “girls’ ” trip to Nosara. She bought one for every girl in the […]

Plum Pudding – What is it, anyway? 15

“We wish you a Merry Christmas, We wish you a Merry Christmas … for the last 35 years, it has been a family tradition to march into a darkened room singing this song while carrying a flaming platter of plum pudding.  Although we are not British, I adopted it some years […]