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Embracing Changes

After the shock of our youngest boy, Mayhem being seriously ill, we quit our jobs, quit the rat race and moved our family to Spain to seek out a  1,908 more words

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First impressions of Ajijic

The picture above is a perfect metaphor for our first impression of this lakeside town. The horses, from a corral just down the street from our rental, are brought up here to graze on the grass in front of the entirely gated community across the street from our house here in Ajijic.   421 more words

Alistair’s “Random Rambles” (43)

By Kathy Martin…

Written January 2015

There has been a lot of harrumphing among the (British) Ex-pats living here who are in receipt of the UK state pension winter fuel allowance. 1,369 more words

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Alistair’s “Random Rambles” (43)

By Kathy Martin…

Written January 2015

There has been a lot of harrumphing among the (British) Ex-pats living here who are in receipt of the UK state pension winter fuel allowance. 1,369 more words

Alistair's Blogs

Bayonets and Seed Trays

A friend recently asked me if I’d seen anywhere selling bayonet light bulbs like the ones used in the UK. I didn’t bring any lamps with me when I relocated so never gave it a thought. 503 more words

Alistair’s “Random Rambles” (40)

By Kathy Martin…

Written November 2014

I recently read in the UK press that a 75 (yes, 75!) year old pensioner has not been taken to court to face the charge of “ 1,440 more words

Alistair's Blogs

Alistair’s “Random Rambles” (40)

By Kathy Martin…

Written November 2014

I recently read in the UK press that a 75 (yes, 75!) year old pensioner has not been taken to court to face the charge of “ 1,440 more words

Reviews