Blog Archive

March 22, 2019
Tulum

Tulum playa, a day at Tulum beach.

Yesterday was my beach day but I was so tired when I got back that I couldn’t write my blog post yesterday so I am doing […]
March 21, 2019
Calle Luna del Sur

Hola from Tulum, Riviera Maya, Mexico!

I have been in Tulum now for a little over 24 hours and I have already had several adventures.  I arrived at Cancun International Airport yesterday […]
March 19, 2019
San Miguel de Allende

Calle del Tesorso San Miguel de Allende, Mexico

As many of you already know, I am currently living at Calle San Martin 44 in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico.  Tomorrow I will be off […]
March 6, 2019

Calle Stirling Dickinson

Stirling Dickinson, as you may know, is often credited with introducing and developing the recognition of San Miguel de Allende as a destination for art.  Dickinson’s […]
February 19, 2019
San Miguel de Allende

Sights of San Miguel in February 2019.

San Miguel de Allende, my home until May, presents for the visitor or for the resident, so many opportunities for exploration that it sometimes seems overwhelming.  […]
February 11, 2019
San Miguel de Allende

Nomada Cocina de Interpretacion: A fantastic restaurant find in San Miguel de Allende

San Miguel de Allende presents such a profusion of restaurants that it is very hard to make a selection.  Of course, as one would expect in […]
February 11, 2019
Living room

San Martin 44 San Miguel de Allende, the interior!

My last post showed you some photos of the compound in which I live from the outside.  There actually is a huge 3 bedroom apartment on […]
February 5, 2019
local bakery

San Miguel de Allende and my neighborhood of San Antonio

I thought that you might be interested in a few scenes around my temporary home, well temporary until June 1st at least.  My neighborhood is referred […]
February 5, 2019
Mercado Artisanal

Scenes of San Miguel de Allende, Mexico.

Monday was the last day of my two-week stay in an Airbnb right in the centro district of downtown San Miguel de Allende and I thought I […]
January 25, 2019
Mexico

Fireworks in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico.

Although his baptismal record shows that he was born on January 25, the citizens of San Miguel de Allende celebrated the birthday of their local hero […]
January 22, 2019
San Miguel de Allende

Ignacio Allende’s Birthday

It is a big day in San Miguel de Allende today because the city is celebrating the 250th anniversary of the birth of its native son […]
January 22, 2019
Restaurant interior

The sights of colorful San Miguel de Allende

One of the delights of the lovely city of San Miguel de Allende is to simply wander about, taking in the sights, sounds, and colors of […]
January 17, 2019
San Miguel de Allende

A fantastic first day in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico.

Last night I arrived back in San Miguel for my second stay but this time for four and a half months.  I will be staying at […]
January 14, 2019
Pancho's Restaurant

Birthday #80 in the rear-view mirror

Yes, it is over and I survived until #80 and beyond.  What a wonderful celebration with my three children and 5 or my 6 grandchildren.  My […]
January 14, 2019
Maple leaf on purple background

San Miguel de Allende on the horizon but first #80!

I have vacated my condominium in Laguna Woods, CA to begin my slow-motion trip to San Miguel de Allende, Mexico to culminate in my flight from […]
November 15, 2018

Lunch in the Countryside and a visit to the Rio Laja, San Miguel de Allende, Mexico

This past Sunday a delightful new friend who is a native of San Miguel, took me to lunch at a lovely place el Vergel Bistro and […]