Summer Travels

I’m going to the States soon to visit my daughter and her family – so far, my only grandchildren – and am just starting to get ready. There’s always so much to be done in preparation, it seems: gifts to be bought, cat care to be arranged, airport rides on both ends and a careful …

A Bit of News

Sometimes I like to share a media mention here (even though I put all media stuff in the News section). The Adventuress Travel Magazine is a website and online community of women over 50 who like to travel and well, have adventures, run by Carolyn Hamilton, herself just such a person. She recently reviewed Why …

Week’s End: A Respite From the Daily Grind

In Mexico, people actually relax on Saturday & Sunday It’s Sunday morning as I sit down to write this; early enough that the doves are still cooing in welcome to the day and the summer sun is not yet high enough here in my patio to drive me inside to a cooler spot. I watch …

We’ve Made the Tabloids, Folks!

They say any publicity is good publicity, but after seeing this headline in The New York Post yesterday afternoon, I wasn’t so sure! It does make me laugh, though, every time I look at it or even think about it … in fact, I’m thinking about having a T-shirt or poster made of it! https://nypost.com/2019/08/16/woman-flees-america-to-live-in-a-cheap-mexican-beach-town/?fbclid=IwAR0IkNn4E6em6CSdB10CI9bodebI0TrfyTZhoCzUoLCuea85obdCc2bX_m8