1) Boquete De Nuevo -- My sister was kind enough to visit me recently. Aside from Panama City and visiting my post, we also did a hike in Boquete:
The Three Waterfalls hike in Boquete
2) In Work-Related News …
PCV Kelsey and I helping out our counterparts with a reforestation project.
Where the biodegradable polypots at?
What's being planted - guayacan, cedro amargo, cocobolo
Teaching Kelsey's youth group how to make a cellphone case from potato chip bags
3) Remember those Silly Superlatives? -- I don't remember who got 'Most Likely to Become Director of Programming and Training' back in training or COS Conference, but there's an opening.
4) 99 Little Victories -- Found a supermarket in Santiago that sells bulk items and that also doesn't require me to accept their supposedly biodegradable plastic bag. *cough* Schmachetazo!
5) I Think That Was an Earthquake, Therefore it Happened -- according to a report from NPR, student-athletes at the Univ. of North Carolina were steered to take so-called 'bogus' classes like geology and philosophy in order to be eligible to play. What?! Those are hard classes! I'm now on the side of the athletes on this discussion.