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Leaving Belize

In 2004 we moved to Belize without ever having visited. After over 8 years of blood, sweat, tears,¬†joy and heartache, all to the extreme, we have decided to move back to the United States. The primary reason for our decision … Continue reading

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The Reality of Belize

Living in Belize is an adventure! The majority of the roads are dirt, the traffic laws are lax, there are few police, the borders are porous, corruption by government officials is rampant and overt, there are scary tropical diseases, deadly … Continue reading

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Seriously Old School

Imagine large families where everyone works hard, contributes and there are no surly teenagers. Every meal is made from scratch, the milk, cream and butter are fresh and all the vegetables are grown by you or your neighbors. Those vegetables … Continue reading

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Moving to Belize

In 2004 my wife and I sold our stuff, packed up our 2 children, ages 6 & 3, and moved to Belize without ever having vistited here. Six years and another child later we are still here. Most days we still love it.

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