Happy Birthday To Scott!

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Today is Scott’s Birthday!

Happy Birthday to my best friend! He’s finally the same age as me and cant call me the ‘old’ lady anymore! For six whole months he loves to point out that I’m older than him and today is the day that nonsense comes to a halt! HUMPH! We’re spending two nights at Boca Chica. We were here in April for Easter but we stayed at a different hotel last time. I tried to get reservations at the same place, Seagull Cove Lodge, but they were booked. So I found this one , it’s called Bocas Del Mar. And what a nice place it is. It’s actually very near the other place and we both agree we like them both. It’s really nice to have a place like this to visit, it’s only about an hour and forty five minutes from Boquete which makes it a very easy place to get to for a weekend away. For my friends who don’t know, this wonderful spot is on the Pacific side of Panama. The Gulf Of Chiriqui is a beautiful area to visit, although , for us, it’s a bit hot! Today we plan to have them prepare a picnic lunch for us and we’ll take out one of their kayaks and paddle over to one of the nearby islands to relax and read for the day. Last time we were here we paddled over there and discovered a lovely little beach with lots of shade trees and not a soul around. We’ll bring out kindles and just have a lazy afternoon, we might even bring a bottle of wine along….who am I kidding “Might?” Hah! We’ll definitely bring a bottle of wine along! 🙂 Yesterday when we arrived and were having lunch in the restaurant here at the hotel, I told the proprietor who we were chatting with, that today was going to be Scotts birthday. This is something I do every year, which My Sweet, quiet guy just hates with a passion and which I could care less how much he hates it! (said with an evil smile!) Because I made that announcement (lovingly, I may add!) to the management, she said she would instruct the kitchen to prepare him a cake tonight! Hah! So, to his horror, and my delight, I’m certain he’ll get sung to this evening and all will get to celebrate his special day. It really is a special day to me, because it marks the day that my most favorite person came into this world! That, and the fact that he can finally put a lid on that ,”your older than me crap!” hah!!! 🙂 Happy Birthday My Love!!

About hollycarter184

Life is Good! But it's time for a change, and more adventure! I'd like to share the whole experience of preparing then actually making a reality of expatriating, and moving to a new country. It's an exciting, and slightly scary move full of possibility . I'm looking forward to learning a new language and making new connections with the people who share our spirit of adventure. This blog is my way of continuing my connection with my friends and family in the States. Sooooo here it goes! :)

14 responses »

  1. ¡Feliz cumpleaños de Scott! ¡Que tengan un buen fin de semana de cumpleaños! And according to the above video…Craig loves you. Who’s Craig?

  2. how fun! i hope that you have a great fin-de-semana celebration!

    i’ve enjoyed many of your posts, which i read offline… i’ve not congratulated you on your amazing work with the concrete! i wished that i could have been there to participate as well!

  3. Happy Birthday Scott, not smart enough to place link here. The Beatles singing .. but here is an iconic link you should enjoy..

    It is long but does work … And Scott is your Pres..

  4. Happy Birthday to the BEST SON IN-LAW EVER 🙂 Scott just remember when you say your wife is older than you “Older Women are BETTER LOVERS” 🙂 xxoo

  5. Happy Birthday, Scott! What a coincidence … June 14th is MY birthday as well. My wife, Linda, is also older than me, so I get to accuse her of “robbing the cradle” a good part of the time — and I also don’t like a lot of fuss made about it being my birthday (and please, no sombrero-clad humiliation accompanied by a rousing chorus of Happy Birthday from people who can’t carry a tune!!) So although I’ve not had the pleasure of meeting you yet, I know you’ve gotta be a very interesting guy! I hope you had a wonderful day. — Tim & Linda

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