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ECA Staff Dance — Arts Night 2016

As our school population shrinks, necessarily so do some of the programs. Traditionally there have been two separate major arts events at the ECA — the Hope Gala, to raise funds for … Continue reading

March 8, 2016 · Leave a comment

ECA MS Career Day 2016

Ever since our former principal Mike Johnson encouraged the staff to make a “fun goal” at the beginning of each year, Kat has spearheaded the creation of parody music videos to … Continue reading

March 7, 2016 · Leave a comment

Graham’s and Friends Dancing in PE

I’ve said before that Mr. Mike is the best little kids PE teacher we’ve ever encountered. He is a beloved hero for the little guys. And for an old guy, he’s … Continue reading

February 19, 2016 · Leave a comment

It’s not the Powerball, but…

I won 553.55 BsF. My winnings almost recoup what I spent on the other non-winning cards. So that’s good. Now I just have to figure out how to cash it … Continue reading

February 4, 2016 · Leave a comment

Casabe Crust Pizza

Domino’s Pizza sucks in almost every way in the US. However, here in Caracas, they have managed to make, in my opinion, a delicious breakthrough. Exit wheat crust; enter casabe. Casabe … Continue reading

August 30, 2015 · Leave a comment

Caracas Airport Improvements

Did anyone else noticed the improvements to the Maiquetia Airport this summer? When we arrived three weeks ago after our summer break, there were a couple new sights for us. New … Continue reading

August 29, 2015 · Leave a comment

Remember That Time I Broke My Nose in Capoeira Class?

I spent Monday night in the ER. After catching a kick with my nose at about 8:30pm we headed to Urologico, a neighborhood hospital. The doc took a quick look, … Continue reading

August 28, 2015 · Leave a comment

Summer Recap

I had intended to write a loose ends type of post at the end of the school year to make up for the lack of writing during May. But you … Continue reading

August 24, 2015 · Leave a comment

Sacred Soap

When we went looking for the dermatologist’s office so Kat would know where to go the next morning for her appointment, we decided to check out what types of stores … Continue reading

May 21, 2015 · 1 Comment

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