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Planes, Trains and Automobiles, or The Daily Quest for Coffee

The last four weeks have been chock full of excitement. My most recent post, From Summer to Winter, covered the first half of my journey which included touring the Canadian Rockies via motorcoach. 848 more words

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The Vacation That Changed My Life


I had run my first marathon a couple of years before. However, I had not sustained that fitness level. My eating habits reflected the depression I was experiencing following the breakup of my thirty year marriage relationship, so I set out to get back in shape. 473 more words

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Happy Birthday to Me - Mexican Style


I turned sixty-three this February 22nd. At first it did not feel quite right because this is the first birthday in my life when it was not cold. 367 more words

Retirement

Expat Living – Financing the Dream

A previous post, Announcing the Six Monthers, describes our desire to move to a new location every six months. This lifestyle gives us time to acquaint ourselves with the local culture and discover places and things that are off the beaten path. 508 more words

Retirement

Announcing the Six Monthers

We are a new breed of expat travelers. We are the Six Monthers, thus named because we seek to live in a new country every six months. 596 more words

Retirement

Auntie Flo's Totopos

We usually save the food photos for Facebook. However, this just seemed too good to pass up. When I saw Florence frying up the remainder of our fresh corn tortillas to make our own corn chips, I just wanted to share this. 226 more words

Retirement

Emiliano Zapata – The Mexican People’s Hero

Emiliano Zapata grew to be a legendary hero in the State of Morelos, Mexico, where I now live. Morelos is one of the smallest of the 31 states of Mexico, but also one of the most important due to its plentiful water, fertile farm lands and year round growing season. 539 more words

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