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Woo-hoo!

Check it out! We had a fabulous garage sale Saturday – in spite of the almost torrential rain. It was a crazy day. Since we are really motivated to get rid of stuff we priced everything quite low, and stuff...

It’s coming together

It’s a big project to move out of the country…but things are proceeding pretty well. Just this week I realized that I’m not as tense as I was since more and more of my tasks are either completed or planned....

What We’re Excited About

Paul and I are really looking forward to our new life in Mexico. Here are some of the things we are excited about: Warm, sunny weather A new house The change from a rural community to a city The adventure...

Emotions are Running High

Paul and I talk about our upcoming move pretty much all the time. But yesterday was a day for talking about Mexico, for sure! In the morning we had a visit from Lise and Ken and their girls. They are...

Nos Volveremos

  Lucy and Henry don’t look too excited about it. We’re made our reservations to return to Mazatlan in early May. This time we are going to rent a car so that we can explore every nook and cranny of...

Project Management is Hard.

As regular readers know, I am not working outside the home anymore, but am “project managing” our move to Mexico. I am a very organized person and I really like to work efficiently….but project managing is harder than I thought!...

There’s a lot to do!

Hopefully our readers will not feel too cranky about the gaps between posts lately. There is a lot to do to get ready to move – and at the end of the day sometimes I can’t even think about it...

We’ve Stepped Up the Pace

What a relief it is to know where we’re going to be living! So many decisions and investigations were being put off until we identified the place: Whether to keep one of our cars How expensive would it be to...

More Trip Updates

  I am not someone who puts several topics together on one post but the last few days have been so full I am just going to plunge ahead. Queretaro on the weekend is an amazing place. Every one of...

Hola from Queretaro

  We have a screwy keyboard here but thought we´d do an update on Mazatlan even though we are now in BEAUTIFUL Queretaro. We went out looking at more houses with a real go-getter young realtor, and fell in love...

Split Personality

  Mazatlan is a city of contrasts. There is the Golden Zone, with many fancy hotels, tourist activities and restaurants and the Centro with its older buildings and pretty squares and markets. Oh, and besides that there is the industrial...