Category Archives: Costa Rica

Perezosos: A Sloth’s Life

Hey ya’ll! I’m in Panamaaa! Stay tuned for an update on all that, but for now, enjoy a bit of delving into the lazy life of the beloved perezoso.. There is much more going on here than can be seen … Continue reading

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Flying with the birds, stacebird style

We’ve found ourselves in the low season here in Costa Rica, when tourism fizzles out and we’re left with verdant green forests as the afternoon rains take hold. With this lull, we have a chance to take a deep inhale … Continue reading

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The Mangroves of Rio Esquinas

Head upriver with me to explore the beautiful and complex mangrove ecosystem of Golfo Dulce’s Rio Esquinas to learn about the importance of these aquatic forests.    

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The Pura Vida Experience

**While I work out upcoming possibilities, I have more time (and WiFi!) to work on my Patreon page, which I invite you to visit and join as a Patron for as little as $3 (or as much as you care … Continue reading

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More than feathers up in those trees..

While I admit that this is a bird blog..I know that I’ve veered a few times away from the feathered kind for the sake of pure natural curiosity which I’m sure all of you can identify with. Thus, today’s blog … Continue reading

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A Rich Life in the Sweet Gulf

This painting makes me endlessly happy. As does this magical hidden paradise I’ve been so fortunate to call home for the past four months nestled here within Piedras Blancas National Park alongside the sweet Golfo Dulce.. The painting was a … Continue reading

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Featured Feathers of Saladero

I recently got in a brand new camera (Canon Powershot SX 720 HS) which I’ve been putting to good use as it allows me to finally get some descent shots of the plethora of birdlife that abounds here at Saladero … Continue reading

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Puro Saladero

What a season it’s been! We’re well into the high season here at Saladero and it’s warm, sunny and the sparkling blue waters of Golfo Dulce are luscious and inviting. We’ve had just absolutely delightful guests hailing from all corners … Continue reading

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La Niña’s Ever-So-Rainy Dry Season

    What a WET dry season we’ve been having this year, with just massive amounts of rain nearly every day lately! Our head cocinera (Saladero’s cook of 10+ years) Paulina, who’s grown up here on the remote east side … Continue reading

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The Glorious Yellow-billed Cotinga

It was just a flash that caught my eye, high in a fruiting nutmeg tree. 9 Jan. 2018: I was out behind my cabina, doing my morning peruse of the primary rainforest that borders the garden when I noticed some … Continue reading

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