New Car Adventures

Hello everyone. Our adventures in Panama continue. Now that we’re staying here for a few months at a time, we needed to buy a car instead of continuing to rent one…(at a $1000 per month!) So, a few weeks ago, we bought a 2019 Nissan Kicks here in Las Tablas. We decided to further solidify…

Beaches Near our Slice of Heaven

We are about 5 miles (as the crow flies) or so from the Pacific Ocean and enjoy running over to the closest beach, Playa El Uverito, once or twice a week. The map below shows Casa De McCabe in relation to Playa El Uverito and our favorite restaurant there, Rincon Del Faro. Thanks to Mayling…

Living in our Slice of Heaven

The grocery shopping experience here in Panama has certainly required an adjustment. We are very fortunate to have two fairly large grocery stores that stock nearly everything we need within a 10-minute drive. When we come across a need for something for a special recipe, and the local markets don’t have it, we travel 25…

“Slice of Heaven”

Finally…the Panama house remodel is complete and turned out better than we hoped. We bought the lot and had the house built 11 years ago. Over those years, we were both still working and only able to visit one week per year, sometimes not even that. As with all things, neglect isn’t good…., particularly in…

Galveston – Part II

Hello everyone! Long time no post…sorry about that. Both Jim and I have been ill since before Christmas. We’re both feeling better now, so this will be a fairly long chat in order to catch up on our adventures. As planned, we spent the month of December on the beach at Galveston Island, TX. We…