Halftime entertainment

The thing about watching the NBA feed in Panama is we don’t get the commercials or halftime commentary. We get the actual arena halftime shows like this one of a very white-haired man doing a handstand on balancing chairs. Impressive. Last night’s game had the senior dance team of New Orleans.

Friday night movie lights

The menfolk saw "It" last night. I did not. I'm not great with scary movies. I'm still haunted by the after school horror movie on TV that I watched in eighth grade. In fact, I was a little afraid to stay at home... alone... at night... while they watched the movie. Guessing when a movie…

AltaPlaza Mall

In California, it seemed as if malls were dying a slow death. Too much online competition, alternative spots or specialty stores, or just not enough disposable income. Maybe it is just a temporary decline. But in Panama, malls are everywhere. Big malls, little malls, strip malls. They all have a mall name: Multiplaza Mall, AltaPlaza…

At our soon-to-be-local mall

Dean found champagne and cake at the Multi Plaza mall in Panama City. I might go to the mall more in Panama than here ... This was a couple weeks ago, but I thought of it today. It's been more than 5 weeks since Dean left. He comes home tomorrow. He's been lonely. We've been lonely.…