Monthly Archives: March 2017

Thanks D & J and K & L et al

Thanks to you and all the rest who have helped us with our go fund me initiative. Today we purchased bleach, more paint, four chairs, and – oh yeah! A hammer! –  and will put the rest, and of course … Continue reading

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The Twenty Five Dollar Hammer

We went to town today, to gather more supplies; not only for our remaining twelve days here, but for Ruthlen’s Diamond Rock Roadside Restaurant. Among them, a simple hammer. Now you have to understand that things are typically 30% more … Continue reading

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No Place Like Home

What are the things that draw us back here to our little dock apartment at Paya Bay, year after year after year? If you are reading blogs on this website, you quite likely have been here, and perhaps could come … Continue reading

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Living in the Dark

Yes it has been two long weeks without the internet here at the dock. We have been using our cell phone very sparingly to do critical stuff, like daily email and banking, but other than that, we have been pretty … Continue reading

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The Company Truck

Diamond Rock Road here at the east end of the island, from the turnoff to Oakridge to Diamond Rock (where our resort is located) and on to Camp Bay and Port Royal, is not paved. We have seen it in … Continue reading

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On Killing Private Business

While trying to determine how much funding we would need to kick-start Ruthlin’s business here in Diamond Rock, we were shocked to learn how much the Honduran government charges these poor people for a business license – 6000 Lempira to … Continue reading

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