My Ecuador Journal

My Ecuador Journal

  • 5 March 2021 at 7:16 pm ET8.6 min
    5 March 2021 at 7:16 pm ET

    I wanted a break from cooking. Chantal needed to unplug. And when was the last time that we dedicated ourselves to sightsee our closest city?

    I wanted a break from cooking. Chantal needed to unplug. And when was the last time that we dedicated ourselves to sightsee our closest city?

  • 28 January 2021 at 7:33 pm ET5.7 min
    28 January 2021 at 7:33 pm ET

    Now we’re back, to fulfill the obligations of our residency visas, and Ecuador amid the Pandemic is not quite the place we left behind.

    Now we’re back, to fulfill the obligations of our residency visas, and Ecuador amid the Pandemic is not quite the place we left behind.

  • 16 December 2020 at 4:06 pm ET4.8 min
    16 December 2020 at 4:06 pm ET

    In the end, a global pandemic and a criminally negligent property developer wouldn’t keep us from our retirement dream. We’re going home.

    In the end, a global pandemic and a criminally negligent property developer wouldn’t keep us from our retirement dream. We’re going home.

  • 25 April 2020 at 7:20 pm ET8.8 min
    25 April 2020 at 7:20 pm ET

    After four weeks in quarantine, Chantal and I have had more than enough opportunity to reflect on the people and events that derailed our retirement.

    After four weeks in quarantine, Chantal and I have had more than enough opportunity to reflect on the people and events that derailed our retirement.

  • 22 March 2020 at 4:53 pm ET0 min
    22 March 2020 at 4:53 pm ET

    This post contains a link to the external website we used to communicate with our neighbours during the blackout and early Pandemic.

    This post contains a link to the external website we used to communicate with our neighbours during the blackout and early Pandemic.

  • 28 February 2020 at 10:18 pm ET6.2 min
    28 February 2020 at 10:18 pm ET

    You don’t have to look very hard to find beauty in this place. You just have to let a few things go. Like reliable electricity. Running water. Facebook.

    You don’t have to look very hard to find beauty in this place. You just have to let a few things go. Like reliable electricity. Running water. Facebook.