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May 1, 2009 - Preparing to Leave Guatemala

Well, it is time to prepare to leave Guatemala. We have had a very enjoyable three weeks here and it has been nice to be in one place for a while. It has given us the opportunity to meet a number of people, both locals and fellow travellers. During our stay here we have learned some very interesting things. When Cory and Elaine would get together after their Spanish classes, they would share with each other what they had learned from their teachers. For instance in Guatemala, if a woman is ready to wean her child off of breastfeeding, she...

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Apr 25, 2009 - The Hot Date

The HOT Date Have I told you how amazing Cory and Elaine are? We have been traveling now for over a month and you know the expression “ three’s a crowd”. Well, I decided they deserved a day to themselves. Cory planned to take Elaine on a hot date overnight leaving Friday afternoon. They were both quite giddy with anticipation, and after school they packed up their bags for their overnight adventure. Imagine my surprise to see them 6 hours later soaking wet. Apparently, they arrived at their destination and were instantly soaked to the skin...

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