Picking fruit to eat from my own backyard – say what?

So the place we’re staying at has these gorgeous fruit trees all over the backyard, around the pool and beyond. They’re not only pretty – they actually have amazing fruit on them, and they taste good!  OMG, this is like paradise. There are mango, lime, lemon, mandarin orange & banana trees – that we know of.

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We made it! We are HERE in Costa Rica!!

Well, here I am… doing this big, huge, weird, CRAZY thing…  we have sold all our worldly possessions and have up and moved from Dallas, TX, USA, to Costa Rica!!  This is TOTALLY crazy…  and while everyone keeps telling me how courageous I am and how much they admire me, my inside voice is screaming “OMG – what am I doing??”  I have left everything I know and am familiar with (including a nice, stable income).

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