Nos Llamamos PurpleDirt: We are PurpleDirt

Photo credit: Haley Pickard   A word can mean a thousand things in a thousand languages. Sometimes a whole experience can be summed up in just a couple of letters: LOVE, for example. We hear this word everyday, but we wouldn’t understand it if we hadn’t experienced it for ourselves....

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Happy New Year | ¡Feliz año nuevo!

Happy New Year PD Community! A little late out of the gate, but how does that saying go "it is never to late to…." well really to anything!    After a world wind holiday season, I am finally getting some breathing room. With less than three weeks between our return from Nicaragua and...

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Gifts for Everyone...

PurpleDirt Community, Como estas? Mellinda and I are having a fabulous and very productive time in Nicaragua. This is such an amazing country. After a hectic week of city living, we are now in absolute paradise at a small surf camp, just north of Chinandega by Playa de Asseradors. The place, the people...

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Bienvenidos a Nicaragua, Welcome to Nicaragua

Hola PD Community!Mellinda and I arrived safely in Nicaragua, loaded to the brim with supplies and excitement. We spent the first night at Hotel Naranja, a charming little boutique hotel in Managua, which is the capital city of Nicaragua. Exploration of the neighborhood led us to a delicious chocolate factory, a taste-tantalizing...

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