BLOG POSTS

 

2005

Amazing Elderhostel Trip to Alaska,
From the Mountains to the Sea.

My very first blog and my first Elderhostel trip.

 

2008

Elderhostel Trip to Copper Canyon, Mexico

This is the trip that changed my life and propelled me to
San Miguel de Allende, Mexico, and my new life there.

 

2009

1st Winter in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico

An introspective chronicle of a winter spent in San Miguel
by an older, single woman from the U.S.A.

 

 

2010

2nd Winter in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico

A journal kept during my second winter in this Mexican city.

 

2011

3rd Winter in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico

I have returned yet again to San Miguel and there
is always so much more to be experienced.

 

1st Autumn in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico

A Snow Bird for three years samples fall in San Miguel
on the way to full-time residency.

 

2012

4th Winter in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico

I’m back again. The seduction is complete!

 

2013

A reflective report on
a group trip to Chiapas, Mexico

A trip with Vagabundos to this most Mayan of the Mexican states.

 

Uruapan, Mexico

Palm Sunday weekend for the annual artisans’ festival.

 

Hidalgo, Mexico

An Audubon Society Eco-Journey.

 

2014

Morocco

Without a doubt, the most exotic trip
I’ve ever had the good fortune to take.

 

Day of the Dead 2014

A gringa celebrates the most Mexican of the holidays
in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico.

 

2015

South Africa - Part I

The safari part of an extraordinary journey. 

 

South Africa - Part II

Experiencing the rest of South Africa.

 

Day of the Dead 2015

The holiday I most look forward to in
the vast Mexican fiesta calendar.

 

2016

Day of the Dead 2016

I enjoy this wildly popular holiday for the sixth time!

 

A Trip to See a Tree

Don’t dismiss what goes on in tiny pueblos in Mexico. 
There is fascinating life if you’ll only look closely.

 

What a storm!

Global climate change at work
in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico.

 

2018

OUR VACATION FROM HELL

How illness, foul weather, and bedbugs turned a long-awaited family trip into a nightmare.