Monthly Archives: May 2016

Maybe mama duck isn’t leading her babies, maybe she’s trying to outrun them.

I am not narcissistic. I just wonder how all of this pertains to me!

My favorite Panama myth is the one where they tell you they will be there on time.

How do you find anything in here?!”
-a mugger, giving Lilliam’s purse back

Lilliam just asked me if I was busy. Nothing good can come from this.

Time to turn over a new leaf. With my luck it’ll be poison ivy.

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Protest Notification

Following is the latest ACS message.

The U.S. Embassy in Panama alerts U.S. citizens that protestors have completely closed via Transistmica near the University of Panama. Clashes between protestors and police are reported.Expect heavy traffic delays in the area.

For up-to-date information on security, Americans traveling abroad should regularly monitor the Department’s Internet web site at Further information on safety and security can also be obtained by calling 1-888-407-4747 toll-free in the United States and Canada or on a regular toll line at 1-202-501-4444. These numbers are available from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time, Monday through Friday (except U.S. federal holidays).

U.S. citizens who travel to or reside in Panama are encouraged to enroll in the State Department’s Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP). By enrolling, you make it easier for the U.S. Embassy to contact you in case of an emergency.

To unsubscribe from future messages please go to the following link:

After announcing our weight at birth, parents shouldn’t stop. If they announced it at every birthday, we’d all be a lot skinnier.

Sometimes I wonder if Kiki (my dog) ever thinks about finding her biological siblings.