Waving Good-bye to November in our Ever Changing Southern Zone of Costa Rica

Dew of Heaven by Sunshine Welcome Lots of New Subscribers & Pura Vida Greetings to All! It's been great fun to see the return of so many Chayoteviners to our area ... seems like more and more wonderful people want to share our piece of paradise here. Big request to update any old ads you still have on our website, Pura Vida Connections. We really do our best to keep everything updated but have no way of knowing if something is sold or no longer available unless you tell us ... so please, please do. The 2019 Marchamo In Costa Rica Can Be Paid Now ... and you never, ever want to be late! The Chayotevine will be wearing red in honor of Shawnell next Sunday. You are cordially invited to a

Feeling Thankful for our Beautiful Life in the Southern Zone of Costa Rica

Passiflor / Passion Flower in Santiago de San Pedro by Tim Fischer Every flower is a soul blossoming in nature. Gerard de Nerval Welcome to Several New Subscribers and Pura Vida Blessings to All: We will be open this week at the Perez Zeledon Feria, Colibri's Corner, first stand in front of Supermarket at the back of the feria. Our hours are 7 til 8pm on Thursdays and 9 til 1 on Fridays. Pre-orders are gratefully accepted. We also deliver every day throughout the Southern Zone and ship to rest of Costa Rica. MARGUERITE PASSED IN TOTAL PEACE AND PAIN FREE LAST NIGHT AT 11:00 PM. We couldn't be more grateful for all the love and generosity shared with her. Here is Sheri's final update. We wou


Thank you, each and all for your loving thoughts and prayers, and for holding Marguerite in your hearts for so long – and for all the donations that made it possible for her to leave this world in completion and at peace. There is no way to adequately express the difference you have made in her quality of life, and for all of us who have been her care-takers. There now is a sufficiency of funds for all her final obligations, so no more is needed. God Bless you All! A small gathering of mainly her immediate Tico family and friends of twenty to twenty-five attended the ceremony and burial. It was exactly as Marguerite wanted – it flowed in simplicity, with prayers and song, and in deep respect

Shielding Each Other from The Storm in our Blessed Southern Zone of Costa Rica

Welcome to Several New Readers and Pura Vida Greetings to All Looking forward to seeing many of you at the Perez Zeledon Feria this week ... our booth is located in front of the supermarket and we are open from 7am to 8pm on Thursdays and 9am to 1pm on Fridays. Pre-orders are greatly appreciated ... especially as Summer is right around the corner. We have super delicious fresh Trout as well as smoked trout! For snacks .. we have the best crackers ... Flaxxers by Diane as well as Organic Kale Chips with Nutritional Yeast and Turmeric ... super delicious. We can also deliver anywhere in the Southern Zone ... as well as throughout Costa Rica ... write us here. Costa Rican Photo Finalist at Smit

Feeling Infinite Gratitude in our Southern Zone of Costa Rica

Welcome Many New Members and Pura Vida Greetings to All ... This week, Colibri's Corner at the San Isidro Feria and our newsletter, the Chayotevine, are celebrating 10 years of connecting the most amazing, positive, forward thinking, diverse, international (y mucho mucho mas) community here in our Southern Zone of Costa Rica. We are deeply grateful for your support. We wish to thank all of our Friends, Readers and Customers at the Feria and at Pura Vida Connections for making sure there is never a dull moment here in our little piece of paradise and how very, very, real life is here ... and for all of the support and connection I see happening here amongst us. Here is where you can watch t

Welcoming November to our Ever Exciting Southern Zone of Costa Rica

Conservation Efforts have paid off for our Turtles and Jaguars in Tortuguero Welcome to many New Subscribers & Blessings to All! Does anyone have any functioning used Smart Phones that are not being used? We have several Tico friends with no phones who can not afford one right now ... if any are sitting around but work ... ;please let us know. phoneless@puravidaconnections.com. The Plant People Are Buying Online For A ‘Legal High’: It’s Not Cannabis and it Grows in Costa Rica Price of the US Dollar Continues to Rise in Costa Rica Benefits of Shitake Mushrooms Looking forward to seeing many of you tomorrow at the San Isidro / Perez Zeledon Feria ... we are open at Colibri's Corner on Thursda