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Run Mister Peters Run!

Run Mister Peters Run!

That was a popular song of Wilfred Peters (http://m.youtube.com/watch?v=PYr3gkGXzA8). But I kept thinking of it this morning and it wasn’t in a positive way. I felt Mister Peters would run away if he saw how our national identity is slipping when it comes to music. Music like sports binds people together. That is why countries […]

Belizean women must find new ways to push open the door to political office

Belizean women must find new ways to push open the door to political office

An important standard by which the quality of a democracy is determined, is not only the degree to which all citizens – men and women – are able to effectively participate in the political system, but also how equitably represented they are public office. The participation of women in positions of political power not only […]

Mirador Hotel in Corozal, Belize

Mirador Hotel in Corozal, Belize

The Mirador Hotel in Corozal Town, Belize, is a family business owned by long time business people José and Lydia Gongora. It opened its doors to the public in August of 2006. Mirador, a Spanish word meaning “the one who sees” or vantage point, is the perfect name for the hotel. The Mirador Hotel is four stories high with […]

El Patio Caribbean Cuisine in San Pedro, Ambergris Caye

El Patio Caribbean Cuisine in San Pedro, Ambergris Caye

For your dining pleasure, El Patio restaurant in San Pedro, Ambergris Caye offers delicious lunch and dinner treats. They specialize in Local Belizean foods and Caribbean Cuisine. With several daily specials and an excellent menu, El Patio restaurant can take care of all your dining needs. Remember, it’s in Belizean dollars, 2 per one US dollar. […]

The practice of mindfulness in our schools

The practice of mindfulness in our schools

Why Mindfulness should be taught and practiced in our schools All over Belize are people who live in emotional pain, irritation, anger, jealousy, unresolved conflicts, and stress.  For whatever reason, we all experience these emotions and disharmony from time to time; some far more than others. The problem is that when a person suffers from […]