Category Archives: Expat life

ArtBO is Back

ArtBo, the annual contemporary art show was back in Bogota. I am a week and a half behind in writing about it but wanted to make sure that I did because we thoroughly enjoyed it. Over 60 international galleries from … Continue reading

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Ajiaco With Friends and a View

This past weekend some friends from Siena´s class invited us to an ajiaco party. Ajiaco is a traditional soup from the Bogota area consisting of chicken, corn, and several different types of potatoes served with a hearty slice of avocado, … Continue reading

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Back in Colombia!

We are back in Colombia after spending six weeks in the US. I have to confess that our trip was great and for the first time in our three years as expats, it was a little hard to come back. … Continue reading

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Back to the US!

It has been a busy couple of days here. Yesterday, we moved to  a different house in our conjunto. It’s right next door but everything had to be packed anyway. I am not complaining though. Life in Colombia is easy … Continue reading

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Say No to Illegal Animal Trafficking

This past weekend we were invited to a birthday party at nature reserve in Cota, a small town about an hour outside of Bogota. Although the scenery was really beautiful, the really neat thing about this reserve is that it … Continue reading

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Who Would Have Thought? The Rice Worked!

I am amazed. My cell phone once again works perfectly after spending 2 days in a bowl of uncooked rice. (You might remember that my oldest daughter dropped it into the fountain on Monday and it went berserk.) Apparently the … Continue reading

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My Baby Turned 4!

Saige, our youngest, turned 4 this past Monday. We had a party for her at our conjunto and she was excited and happy! I can’t believe how big she is getting. On a different note, I can not upload any … Continue reading

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