What’s In A Name?

“…that which we call a roseBy any other name would smell as sweet;So Romeo would, were he not Romeo call’d,Retain that dear perfection which he owesWithout that title. Romeo, doff thy name,And for that name which is no part of theeTake all...

La Fe

Costa Rica lives and breathes la fe [pronounced “fey” and meaning faith]. This is an extremely religious country. There are lifesize statutes of Jesus and the Virgin Mary everywhere, many grottos, plenty of nuns and an abundance of churches. Yesterday, my...

Less Cottage Cheese

Erma Bombeckis one of my heroes. Along with Carol Burnett, Shirley MacLaineand my mom. (Yes, I am the GOOD daughter.) The O’Boyles are definitely eating less cottage cheese (Costa Rica does not have a clue when it comes to cheese) and would eat more ice cream if...