Author Archives: Debi in Merida

About Debi in Merida

I moved from Colorado Springs, Colorado USA to Merida, Yucatan, MX in January 2006. I love to read, garden, travel, and hang out with friends.

Fancy Food Work

A few nights ago we had friends over.   They had purchased a lovely bottle of wine whilst vacationing in Italy, hand carried it all the way back to the USofA, and left it with us to share with them … Continue reading

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I’m down

I have / had a down pillow.  It was my own personal pillow. I modified my pillow by removing 2/3 of the feathers, years and years ago.  I traveled with my pillow. I loved my pillow. I will miss my … Continue reading

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Travel

We love to travel.  We also love having and being in a comfortable home. We returned to the USofA June 2016 after living in Mexico since January of 2006. Prior to our retirements, (we opted to retire very early, in … Continue reading

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Gardening in Richmond

At the house on Midlothian Turnpike I had put in several temporary style raised beds for veggies and herbs.  They were doing very well and we were getting lots of tasty fresh goodies; spinach, kale, lettuce, tomatoes, squash, chard, and … Continue reading

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the house, as staged for sale!

OK these are the photos from the realtors page of the house we bought.  As you can imagine, I am doing my best to “Debify” the house. I have not yet started painting any rooms, but am adding color using … Continue reading

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5.6

5.6, that’s how far we’ve moved, yep, 5.6 miles. We closed on the house 14 August, and immediately started moving stuff over.  We did it all ourselves until the following weekend when Tom rented a truck, and hired 2 guys … Continue reading

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This Old House

This old house, which really isn’t all that old, just a year or two older than me! One of the things I decided to do, and have sort of done, is to have fun with this house.  Not to worry … Continue reading

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