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Mexico…It’s Not for Everyone

I was making comida for myself today and thinking about some of the e-mails I’d read and a conversation I had the other day with a woman newly moved to Mexico and I realized that no matter how much I … Continue reading

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Cuyutlan, Colima, Pre-Road Trip Report!

So, it’s been a while since I posted, but I really have an explanation for that!  (Don’t I always?) In this case, it’s because I don’t have access to my photos of church interiors.  I store my photos on Picasa.com, … Continue reading

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When the Circus Comes to Town

See that picture up there?  That’s my friend Phyllis checking something off of her bucket list.  I unfortunately was not there to see her do it, but I’m happy for her and proud of her nonetheless.  And also excited that … Continue reading

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El Quinto Sabor

About six weeks ago, when my friend Ric was down visiting, he and I, along with my friends Kathi and Warner, went to a new restaurant in Jocotepec.  The really odd thing about this restaurant is that it is very … Continue reading

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Ric’s visit to Jocotepec, part 3

On the third day of Ric’s visit, we got started a bit late because we had gotten home from Sher’s kinda late and stayed up way later talking and [me] drinking.  But we still managed to make it over to … Continue reading

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Ric’s visit to Joco, part 2

The second day of Ric’s visit, we had breakfast and dinner and played games with my friend, Sher. Sher is housesitting a great place right on the lake.  I wanted to take Ric over so that he would have an … Continue reading

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Computer Crazies

Been a big week here at the barbabode in lovely Jocotepec, Jalisco, Mexico! Have not really been shirking my blog post duties; was having problems again with my borrowed computer.  As has been the case off and on from the … Continue reading

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Animals in Mexico, Feed Stores

As I’ve mentioned in my previous posts about animals here around Lake Chapala and particularly in Jocotepec, there are lots of them.  And of many different varieties and sizes.  So it is not unexpected that in our pueblo there are … Continue reading

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A Place to Live in Concepcion de Buenos Aires, Jalisco, Mexico

I’m having a great time going through my photos and looking back at my time here in Mexico since I arrived almost exactly four years ago.  So I’m going to continue this stroll down memory lane, but with more of … Continue reading

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Lots of pictures!

Until I can gather my wits about me to write, here are some of my favorite photos on things down Mexico way.  These were all taken during my first year here, 2008. Here’s a building currently being used by artisans … Continue reading

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