BLOG

SUBSCRIBE TO OUR MAILING LIST!

bl1

February 2022

In a time of uncertainty and unexpected hardships, it is important to continue to look to the future and focus on realizing our own “extraordinary destiny”. For so many…

bl2

December 2021

Shipping lines clogged, supply lines broken, food prices skyrocketing, the very process of our elections called into question. We even have protests on the streets.  …

bl3

November 2021

When I think about my 14 years in Belize I know my time in Santa Familia Village was by far the best. 
A short drive or simple hop across the walking bridge to…

bl4

August 2021

The vision has always been to become a multigenerational community and with the arrival of these first two families, and now the McGibney family of 5 from the United Kingdom, and several more…

bl5

July 2021

For me, the best part of retirement was the chance to put that unnatural New York City lifestyle behind me. But it took ten years of hard work to accomplish after a financial setback and to get the necessary information for such a move…

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

June 2021

We are freedom loving and self-reliant. We cherish our homes and gardens, enjoy hobbies and pastimes, engage in occupations and avocations, and appreciate our rest and relaxation.

71

Febuary 2021

We recently returned to Arizona from a wonderful trip to Belize, visiting our friends and soon-to-be neighbors at Carmelita Gardens….

bl8

January 2021

The brilliant architect, Buckminster Fuller, presciently advised: “You never change things by fighting the existing reality. To change something, build a new model that makes the existing model obsolete.”…

bl9

December 2020

It’s in the most challenging of situations that you find the greatest of blessings.  That was no different this year, when once again we were reminded that the heart of Carmelita Gardens is found in the people and the community.  

Top 6 Reasons Belize is YOUR Best Escape in 2022

BELIZE:
The best escape from
a chaotic world. The craziness we see unfolding everyday when we turn on the TV is causing anxiety to me and so many others.

Shipping lines clogged, supply lines broken, food prices skyrocketing, the very process of our elections called into question. We even have protests on the streets.

Continue reading

THINGS HAVE BEEN BUSY IN THE GARDEN…

We are freedom loving and self-reliant. We cherish our homes and gardens, enjoy hobbies and pastimes, engage in occupations and avocations, and appreciate our rest and relaxation. We greet each other during our morning and evening walks, entertain and unwind on our porches, gather in the community gardens and at the river, and are ready to help when someone needs a hand.

Continue reading

FROM RESOLUTION TO RESIDENT

Building a community and building homes is first and foremost about the people. Chris clearly understands and has a construction crew that is arguably the best in all of Belize. His Foreman, Gerson, has been involved in every building in Carmelita Gardens and always takes great pride in the workmanship and timeliness of his crew. The crew has been together for many years; in fact, they are mostly family and friends who work beautifully together. They have built most of the houses in Carmelita Gardens, so their experience is second to none.

Continue reading