Monthly Archives: August 2012

Pepe Zorillo becomes a man…..

…..or maybe not so much a man. You’ll perhaps remember Pepe Zorillo, the cat I adopted from the Lake Chapala Animal Shelter a few months ago.  When I got Pepe, the folks at the Animal Shelter told me Pepe was … Continue reading

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Tequila….the town, not the drink, and more specifically the church!

A week or so ago, my friend Jonnie and her visiting friend Konny [and, no, they are not twin sisters, although with those names they certainly could have been twin sisters from the South] and I, took a trip up … Continue reading

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Los Sabinos, on the other side of the mountains

A long, long time ago I showed you the mountains/hills that rise between Jocotepec and Guadalajara.   What I didn’t realize is that there is another set of mountains/hills between Joco and Guad and that in between there is a … Continue reading

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Tlahualiles, Sahuayo, July 2012

So, six gringas went to fiesta in Sahuayo……it sounds like the beginning of a joke; right?  But there really is no punchline, although I’m sure that my faithful readers can come up with one and somehow I think it’s gonna … Continue reading

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Songs that remind me of why I moved to Mexico

NOTICE:  Music video links below!  It’s necessary and they should all be virus-free. I’m working on my blog post about the Tlahualiles fiesta parade in Sahuayo, Michoacan, Mexico, but in the meantime I wrote this little something.  Speakers on 100 … Continue reading

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