A Belizean Fourth of July!

Happy Fourth of July, my fellow US citizens!  What a glorious blessing it is to have grown up in the wonderful US of A!  It’s not a perfect country, but it is home, and it is a land of opportunity and adventure and enterprise and beauty! I expected today to be rather anticlimactic, but I’m … Continue reading

Missing Las Chicas!

So now that you’ve read all about my Guatemala trip–and if you haven’t, you’re getting ahead of yourself, read this!–I’m really missing two wonderful ProWorlders who just returned to the USA, Haley and Niki.  When they arrived along with Jamie (who is thankfully still here) in early June, we all connected pretty rapidly, and having … Continue reading

Sarah Whitman: Hitchhiker Extraordinaire

Hey there, lovely readers! Hope you’re enjoyed the guest postings by various members of the Whitman clan!  I’m writing from The Lazy Iguana, our bed and breakfast here at beautiful Caye Caulker.  This part of the week has definitely been more of the typical “vacation” that might come to mind when you think of Belize.  … Continue reading

A Guest Blog from the Lovely Julie!

Greetings, all.  Sarah here.  I know that the title of this blog implies that Julie will be authoring this entry, but first my disclaimer.  Any grammar issues or general irreverence or negativity are Julie’s.  🙂  And now, without further ado… Hello all, Julie here!  Belize it or not, I told Sarah to write that disclaimer..I … Continue reading

A Guest Blog from Paul Whitman

Hi This is Paul Whitman, the patriarch of the Whiman family.  How happy I am to be here with my beautiful wife Eileen and are four neat children.  I am truly a lucky man.  In our three days, we have done much!  The first day, we took a long beautiful boat ride across the Caribbean … Continue reading

The Whitmans are HERE!

Hey y’all! My family has arrived safely in PG, and we are thoroughly enjoying being together in this crazy and wonderful country of Belize!  My mom and dad, my sister Julie, and brothers Andrew and Brian arrived in PG via a small, Tropic Air plane at 6 PM on Thursday night.  It was so exciting … Continue reading

My Newly Green Thumb

I planted trees today, folks!  And I am officially going to plant a garden when I get home because planting trees is fun and therapeutic and a little messy, and I love it!  Today, the Denver nursing group, lovely intern Jamie, Akiesha, Perlina, Olivia, and I went with some of the SHI guys on an … Continue reading