The New Baby Guo Guo

We went away the week after Christmas, and when we came back, we found that the guard dog at the hostel had given birth to puppies! We didn’t even really know she was pregnant, although right before we left, Kris suspected something was up with the dog… ...

The Sun is Out

The sun is out, the weather is showing signs of heading into spring, and we can finally wash Adalia’s snow suit! We are taking advantage of this time with no travelers to get our house on the roof finished and get us moved in. Still a long way to go, but...

Our Day Off

When we were on vacation, we decided that we maybe were overworking ourselves… Our resolution? Try to leave the hostel property for a day at least once a week. Otherwise if we are here, well, the work just keeps coming. So after working for 10 days, we decided...

The First Egg!

Last year, we got chickens in order to get fresh eggs for the hostel. But we’ve had them since last October and they still had not given us any eggs! We were a little naive when we bought them, and according to our landlord, apparently bought chickens that were...