Mother’s Day

Today, December 8, is both the Feast of the Immaculate Conception and Mother’s Day here in Panama. Since the 1930’s, it has been a national holiday, which means the schools, the banks, and most businesses close for the occasion. This year it is also on a Monday, which makes for a comfortably long weekend for everyone. Except for all the business shutdown, Mother’s Day […]

A December Mother’s Day in Panama