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Farewell to a Wild & Wet & Wonderful September in or Beloved Southern Zone of Costa Rica


​Libélula Psicodélica / Psychedelic Dragonfly by Robert Royce Cornett

Welcome to Several New Chayotevine Community Members ... and warm greetings to long term friends.

Certainly hope all are are safe & sound from the wild rains & winds we have been experiencing ... so grateful for our sunny mornings!

ALL ADVERTISERS: PLEASE PLEASE UPDATE ANY & ALL LISTINGS!

Last I heard and read, the Highway between Palmar Norte & Paso Real (where you turn to head towards San Vito) is closed due to muddy slides! Check it out before you head down.

Found this article interesting, Tropical Destinations that have never been hit by a Hurricane.

President Solis meets with Canada's PM to Discuss Visas for Ticos etc.

Michigan Man To Climb Costa Rica’s Cerro Chirripó

Want to go on a fun shopping trip to Guatemala? Check Events Page for details ... sounds like a blast!

Here is a new Youcaring Link for Marguerite that our Sheri Cooke created ... please help when you can. Appreciated more than you will ever know.

Help Wanted Creative companion(s) needed for my 90 year old mother, living in Platanillo. Mom has memory issues, but is otherwise alert, aware and in good physical shape. Day shifts, nights shifts and overnight shifts available. I am looking to keep Mom happy and busy with Spanish lessons, art classes, mild exercise, etc. Experience with the elderly a plus. Must speak English. vanigreene@icloud.com 8390-8319 Vani Greene

RARE OPPORTUNITY FOR COUPLE

LIVE ON FARM RENT FREE IN ROSARIO DE PACUAR

EARN MONEY

SIMPLE 3 ROOM FARMHOUSE WITH SEPARATE KITCHEN ON 29 ACRES. FARM CURRENTLY PRODUCING SOME INCOME WITH GOOD POTENTIAL. YOU KEEP 50% OF INCOME. 10 KM FROM

SAN ISIDRO. NEED CAR. GOOD WEATHER. END OF ROAD.

MUST BE QUALIFIED, MOTIVATED, HONEST AND GOOD VIBES.

YOU PAY ELECTRICITY. EMAIL doctorwalter123@gmail.com

WANTED: Young laying hens with intact beaks Looking for 10-20 young hens who are ready to lay eggs. We prefer that they have not been de-beaked. Email is best way to reach me. Thank you. kballam@yahoo.com

New offering at Colibri's Corner! Our organic, grass fed, happy cow Butter (salted or un) has now been joined by Ghee! Best to order ahead but will be keeping some stock at the feria. Incredible and so healthy for our hearts & brains!

Thrilled to have New Kale Chips ... with nutritional yeast & turmeric ... so delicious!

Herbed Goat Cheeses are back this week for limited time too!

Now available Flax & Toasted Sesame Seed Oils ... excellent quality!

This new listing is a rare find near Tinamastes ... priced to sell and built to enjoy.

Housesitting Opportunity Offered on Beautiful Organic Farm near San Vito.

House and animals looking for some one who will take care of them while there family away from November 23 to march 4. Live in organic farm in San Vito area. Have solar hot water, spring water, deck for yoga/ ti chi/ chi Cong. Good for non smoking couple/ single/couple+1. Ofer.mishaeli@gmail.com 84110314

BACKHOE EXCAVATION SERVICES – Sebastian is offering excavation services (primarily) to the Rivas side of San Isidro. Introductory sale price of 15,000 Colones/hr + something for transport depending on circumstances. All jobs big and small, 4X4 full size construction backhoe, excavations, building sites, dig and fill, roads, ditches, agricultural terraces, land clearing, stump removal, hauling and lifting, automobile rescue/wrecker service, etc.. Serving Rivas, Miravalles, La Bonita, Canaan, Pueblo nuevo, General Viejo, etc. ENGLISH SPOKEN, Permaculture certified, agro-ecologist, organic producer, soil conservation specialist etc... Also offer welding (GREENHOUSES!), chainsaws, and field rototilling. Thanks! Sebastian: 8407-0394, sebastian.culbreth@gmail.com

We will be offering Bone Broth soon. Let us know if you interested ... incredible benefits!

Check our Great Stuff page ... new Hovabator Egg Incubator & Scuba Equipment and more.

New listing! Lovely Home in Eco Village