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Fastest Flying February ever ... Welcome March in our Marvelous Southern Zone of Costa Rica

Yellow Throated Toucan by Victor Guardia​

Welcome to New Subscribers & Pura Vida Blessings to All!

Hope to see you at Colibri's Corner this week at the San Isidro / PZ Feria ... first booth in front of the Supermercado!

Fresh trout ... Vegan Raw Cookies ... Blackberry Cobbler ... Fresh breads ... Raw Goat Cheese ... Goat Milk ... Smoked Trout ... Nutritional Yeast ... Sachi Inchi ... Epsom Salts ... Fluoride Free Toothpastes and mucho mucho mas!

For the First Time in History Costa Rica Presents Official State of the Environment Report

Christiana Figueres: ‘Costa Rica is in danger of losing what it’s gained’

We have some important events coming up soon: (See Events page for more details)


U.S. CITIZEN'S "Vote from Abroad Registration Drive" - San Isidro de General•Perez Zeledon


HOURS: Thursday - March 8 - 7am-1:30pm & Friday - March 9 - 8am-11am

WHERE: PZ FERIA - exact location TBA that day but ask at Colibri's Corner (in front of SuperMarket)

Volunteers Needed day of event & on-going to help register people in their area


CONTACt THAT WEEK: 8378-6679-cell/WhatsApp

Donating your body to medical science in Costa Rica

Following three previous successful donor events, more members of our expat community have expressed the wish to donate their body to medical science in Costa Rica.

One again, staff of the Medical school of the University of Costa Rica are willing to come to San Isidro to enable potential donors to complete the paperwork and avoid the journey to San Jose. The visit will take place on Friday 6 April.

If you would like to make this ultimate tribute to the wonderful country of Costa Rica, please contact Sheelagh Richards at for further information

Dear Sisters-the upcoming 12th Annual Costa Rica Women's Equinox Gathering from March 16-19 is a weekend not to be missed-it's the time when we as nurturers and care givers take some time for ourselves to check-in, reboot, rest, connect deeply, be inspired and have fun and enjoy amazing meals in great company...and return to our daily lives transformed! This will impact your loved ones and those whom you care for in a very beneficial way...a win-win for all! Registration closes a week from Thursday on March 8th. Even if we have heard from you, please register by the 8th as your registration is your confirmation. See events page (link) or request a registration/info form at Price is $120 all inclusive with camping, some beds available. Day pass is $40 for Saturday only.

Garage sale in Rivas, 8am Sat. March 3rd can call for directions. It's easy. Glasswareb wine & cocktail glasses, serving dishes, decanters, vases, cooking utensils, deep fryer, drill press, compressor, 12volt tire inflator, drill indexes, drill press, food sealer, cooking pans, caste iron skillets and more. Phone 85858473

Romeo & Juliet being performed this weekend in San Isidro and Dominical .. check Events page for details. Their performances are always spectactular!