Author Archives: Kris Cunningham

About Kris Cunningham

We live in David, Chiriqui Provence, Republic of Panama! This blog is about some of our experiences in our new country.

Deal on Las Olas Beach Resort

Oferta Simple has another deal out today. Click HERE if you feel like spending some time at the beach. $45 I try to only share things I know, that I have seen or experienced myself which is why I haven’t shared … Continue reading

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Rain, a Movie, and a Lizard

What do these have to do with each other? Nothing at all. They just happen to be my latest batch of pictures. My good friend took me to the movies yesterday for my birthday. TIP (this is Panama). The website … Continue reading

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Fidget Spinner deal

What is a Fidget Spinner?? Apparently it’s the latest toy, a little triangle thing that you can hold in the center and spin. Oferta Simple has an offer today (click the link). You can get yours for $5 (instead of $10) … Continue reading

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Chocolate Avocado Mousse

It sounds crazy but trust me, this is really good! There is a recipe on the Food Network.  It’s really easy, and flexible so you can adjust things to your taste. Mine turned out with a very dark chocolate flavor … Continue reading

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Boquete Garden Inn Deal

Oferta Simple has a deal today on the Boquete Garden Inn. See it HERE. Boquete is a tourist destination so of course there are many options, but I’ve seen this one myself and it’s really nice. The rooms are attractive … Continue reading

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Language and Communication

I saw a really nice video today. A bunch of people got together to learn some sign language to make a hearing impaired guy feel less alone. What a beautiful thing. (Yes I know it’s a Samsung advertisement but I … Continue reading

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The New Bus Terminal and Mall

The amount of construction that goes on around here is amazing. There are residential and commercial projects everywhere! One of the biggest is a new bus terminal and mall which is supposed to rival Albrook in Panama City. I hadn’t … Continue reading

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Life with a Dog

Our dog Avionetta has been with us for a week now and it’s going well. Her story is HERE. She seems to think she belongs here and we are her family. She is generally quiet but if someone walks down … Continue reading

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Mailing a Package from Panama

Mail in Panama is not like it is in the USA. There are mailing services like Mailboxes Etc which for money, will get your packages and mail to and from the US or other countries. There is also the Panamanian … Continue reading

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Our New Dog

I have been friends with a street dog who lives at Feduro, a trucking company down the road. The company is in the process of moving to San Pablo, another town west of here and they won’t take this dog … Continue reading

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