Tag Archives: Mexico

A Village in Mexico

Life in this village is always a discussion among those of us who love it.  These discussions usually happen around the residents, not with them.  Those of us who visit see it from our own perspective. Here it is: a … Continue reading

Posted in Blog, Life, Relationships, The Village, Travel | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

Another Year, Another Year

Did everything change or  did everything stay the same?  The answer depends on which moment I ask myself the question. Don Sergio is still riding his bike around the streets. The people are even friendlier. No matter what time of … Continue reading

Posted in Blog, Life, Relationships, The Village | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Coming Home to The Village

Normally when I return to Mexico I have a few days of feeling rootless.  I’m a bit displaced, settling in, lost from my routine of home.  Not this year. Being picked up at the airport by friends helps the transition. … Continue reading

Posted in Blog, La Laguna, Relationships, The Village | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Chiquiliques in the Caldo

My beach walks are solitary excursions fit for meditation and contemplation of the beauty.  Usually! Once in a while the ocean causes the beach to come to life.  Creatures give signals to the humans.  When birds are fishing an area, … Continue reading

Posted in Blog, Critters, la Playa, Life, The Village | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Mexican Minutes, etc.

Here is the story of a dyed-in-the-wool gringa. Time is soooo important to me.  It’s not that I’m always on time,  it’s that I’m always worrying about it. Today was a perfect example of taking myself with me wherever I … Continue reading

Posted in Blog, Life, Relationships, The Village | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

A Fish Story

My husband went fishing with a Mexican friend.  It wasn’t what he expected. Getting up at daylight isn’t my husband’s thing even when he’s at home.  On vacation?  Hmm,  But he wanted to go fishing with our friend from the … Continue reading

Posted in Blog, Critters, La Laguna, Life, The Village | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Ode (?) to a Hammock

   Is there anything as relaxing as lying in a hammock? In this village a hamaca is more.  It is the couch in the living room where the family lines up side by side to watch TV.  It’s the protective … Continue reading

Posted in Blog, Life, The Village, Travel | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Going Home

The air was soft last night.  I’ve heard that description, but never felt the hint of velvet, or chiffon. It was a magical night. I was at the beach when the sun was setting but was too impatient to wait … Continue reading

Posted in Blog, la Playa, Life, Relationships, The Village, Travel | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Vacation from My Vacation

I left my village for two days and traveled a couple of hours by pasajera, bus, taxi and combi to another small village.  It might have been a different country. It makes me a bit afraid.  Could it happen here? … Continue reading

Posted in Blog, Life, The Village, Travel | Tagged , , | 2 Comments

I have to what????

What I have always known has come to my attention once again.  I am a whiner! It’s the time in my stay in Mexico when I have become tired.  Although I am almost panicky about leaving my life here and … Continue reading

Posted in Blog, Life, The Village, Travel | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment