Tag Archives: Guatemala

Leaving school and cats …..

Tweet The boys are leaving their little school here in Guatemala.  They have only been there half a year but have been very happy.  Academically they have both excelled which really helped their confidence, especially Nico who learnt to read … Continue reading

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My Nanny State

Tweet Here in Guatemala all my friends have nannies, niñeras, muchachas or whatever terminology you care to use.  It is par for the course, and a well known advantage of the third world lifestyle – a hangover from a colonial … Continue reading

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Home is where the heart is.

Tweet Home is where the heart is, that´s what they say.  But what exactly does that mean?     A few days before my present home will be torn apart and broken up I have this weird nesting feeling.  I … Continue reading

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Hard times in Cuba? or Guatemala?

Tweet Everyone is telling me that I will be arriving in Cuba for a time of great change and not all of those changes for the good, depending on who you are talking to.  The Cubans apparently are going to … Continue reading

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Saskia La Cubanita

Tweet If ever there was a girl born to go and live in Cuba it is my little Saskia. All my children enjoy music and dancing like their parents but she has taken this love to an extreme.  She lives … Continue reading

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Unexpected post about the Royal Wedding – Feeling homesick in Guatemala

Tweet I did not expect to be writing a post about my own country quite so soon especially not one about the Royal Family but when I got up this morning and put on the TV to catch up on … Continue reading

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Welcome to Serendipity or Madness – Leaving Guatemala heading to Cuba

Tweet I promised I would start posting after Semana Santa and here I am.  My site is not quite finished but not far off, so no more procrastinating. Just to summarise how I got to this stage.  All the stuff … Continue reading

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