Life and Times of the Dominican Gringa

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Life and Times of the Dominican Gringa
This is a blog of my life in Dominican Republic, my thoughts on life and the way I view things around me. I am Janette Keys. I moved to Dominican Republic from Mars, Pennsylvania November 2001.
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  • A Dove Visited My Apartment 3 weeks ago This Easter Sunday morning I took the dogs out for their morning romp as usual. Buenagente spent the night with Teli and me. We walked around collecting the other dog friends so they could all play. . We ended up going down to Playita Montecinos which we do not visit like we used to. Since […]
  • Rooster Rescue 1 month ago I have written before how much Dominicans love their roosters. They are sometimes as much a part of the family as their children. Here in DR Cock Fighting is still a widely accepted sport. There was an animal protection law passed last year and the only way they could get it passed was to make […]
  • Beach Junk Stories - Ice Cream Party 2 months ago Today at Playita Montecino there was a party going on. They even asked Teli, The Dominican Dog, to guard to make sure no one came to bother them. Soccor Boy, Big Blue Fish and Smiling Green Dinosaur had a big pink ice cream cone that they were all partaking of. They were having a swell […]
  • Early Morning Smiles 4 months ago I woke early like I usually do but I have had a cold the last 3 days and early just has not been happening. I sat down at the puter with my coffee to do some work. Waiting until at least 5:30 to take Teli out. Teli wants to go out now. She keeps going […]
  • Diary 1-5-1972 3 months ago I was just checking my old diary to see what happened on this day when I was 13 years old. Here it is. *The Osmond Brothers were on TV the day before. That was such a big deal i had to write it in my diary. *I got locked out of the house. I wonder […] Featured Expat Blog Badge:

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15:42 PM November 21, 2012

Hi Jan, not sure if you remember me, we were in contact back in 2002/2003 I went to visit you in SD with my now husband Carlos I believe at that time you were dating a Carlos as well. We lost contact around the time of your son's passing and my heart goes out to you. We were in SD in April and I was wondering if you still lived there by the park. If you receive this message I would love to hear from you. your friend in Canada Barb

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