Tag Archives: Everyday Life

year one

One year ago today we arrived at our house here in Richmond Virginia – that's after having lived nearly 11 years in Merida, Yucatan, Mexico.   We actually left Mexico on 26 May; Tom, me, and three dogs – it … Continue reading

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We live in the tropics, you can’t be wimpy about bugs n critters and live in the tropics. I’m pretty cool about most bugs n snakes…with one exception – I hate cockroaches.  Cockroaches give me the heebie jeebies. And that … Continue reading

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Save the good stuff

As a kid, I always remember if we had good clothes we had to save them for ‘special’.  I grew up in a household of diminished financial resources, isn’t that just so very PC! We, the kids, my 2 brothers … Continue reading

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my ‘almost’ run in with the law!

Friday afternoon I had an appointment in Centro, near Santa Lucia park. I drove up, mostly because I am lazy and didn’t want to walk. I parked in a parking garage on 60 between 55 y 57. As I was … Continue reading

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I like to cook…sometimes

I like to cook…sometimes. According to others I am apparently a pretty good cook, well, to be honest, I must say I too think I’m a pretty good cook. I am bad about following a recipe, I use others recipes … Continue reading

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I’m in a Book Club

I’m in a Book Club.   I’ve never been in a Book Club before, unless you count being a member of GoodReads Today is the first meeting.  We, I like that, WE meet at local restaurant/bar, some come early for lunch … Continue reading

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Back in August I started writing a post about the process of removing me, meaning my stuff, my personality, from my home so that it will show better to potential buyers. I never finished it. This whole process of leaving … Continue reading

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