Monthly Archives: May 2011

So….who wants to buy a little pot?

No, no, no, not that kind of pot.  But, yes, yes, yes, we can possess a little of that kind legally down here [up to five grams]!    HOWEVER, this post is about ceramic pots.  A few days ago, I took … Continue reading

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Cinco de Mayo for white people!

I know, I know!  It’s now May 19th.  So, what am I doing posting about the 5th of May?  Easy answer—Been to darn busy trying to keep up with the arrival of spring.  Grass to cut, plants to plant, trees … Continue reading

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Baby, it’s hot outside*

*With apologies to Frank Loesser, who wrote “Baby, It’s Cold Outside.”  It’s that time of year here at Lake Chapala…..the hot, dry time of the year, that is.  For weeks it has been hovering around ninety degrees Fahrenheit here in … Continue reading

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Where Am I????

A few days ago, I went on teeny tiny roadtrip with one of my friends and a guy who has lived here around Lake Chapala for about three years but hasn’t done too much exploring.  We had lunch at Gloria’s, … Continue reading

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Road Trip, Jamay, Jalisco

  Jamay, Jalisco, Mexico is a great little town, although there’s not too much to see there, with the exception of this FABULOUS monument to Pope Pius IX.  But that, my friends, is totally worth the trip!  You can see … Continue reading

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A blog I highly recommend!

One of my favorite local bloggers is Jim Cook.  Since I have been [for me] inordinately busy for the past week, I haven’t kept up on my own blogging.  But, fear not.  I’m here to recommend something highly entertaining, educational, … Continue reading

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