July 31, 2014: Something About Jose

I thanked you once, Jose, for – well, for everything – and you looked at me in a layered way, I couldn’t read all that was there. You said, “Please…please don’t thank me.” You looked a little sad, pained, apologetic, weary. I still don’t fully understand, but I do my best not to thank you […]

July 29, 2014: Dawn

Woke up really early for some reason.  The feeling of anticipation is here at the farm.  Felipe is suddenly busier than ever, up in the “Loma” he tells Hubby, (the hills), somewhere preparing something on part of the land, for the return of Jose and Katiuska. Last night after we had tucked the girls into […]

July 28, 2014: No internet; trip to town…

 Hi to my Faithful Friends!  I haven’t been able to post for several days…when I was here, somehow the internet stopped working, which does happen at the farm sometimes.  Then….Saturday, our family made the trek for the first time to the big city of Santo Domingo…all by ourselves!  Our angel friend Fernando was willing to […]