Wow time flies when your having fun! Hard for us to believe, but today marks one year since Randi and I made our big move to Mexico. It will always be an easy day for us to remember since it's Randi's birthday too . . . Happy Birthday My Love!!! We are often asked if … Continue reading One Year Down, A Lifetime To Go!
La Buena Vida....translated it means "The Good Life!" It's easy to understand how the owners came up with the name for this restaurant on Half Moon Bay in Akumal (read all about it on the back of their menu). Walk up the stairs to the entrance and your toes are in the sand as you … Continue reading La Buena Vida– Restaurant Review
From the beginning I always wanted the blog to be fun and about sharing our experiences with others. My thought was that it would be a great way for friends and family to keep up with us, and for others who discovered the blog to learn about life in Mexico from our perspective. While the … Continue reading Blogging on a Full Stomach!
Truth be told, neither my wife nor I have spent any time in Kansas. Guessing that most of you will get the reference however, especially as you read the article. When we first started making plans to move to a warm tropical location, the last thing we wanted was for it to remind us of … Continue reading We’re Not in Kansas Anymore!
No, this isn't a post about our latest road trip...although I hope to be able to share some of those soon! Instead this is about how we got by without our car for the past several weeks while it was being repaired (see "A Bump In The Road") Knowing that the repairs to our car … Continue reading On The Road Again!
As I was thinking up ideas for new blog articles in 2018, this wasn't at the top of my list. But that is what the blog is all about, our real life experiences, and this just happens to be the first noteworthy one of the year. In previous posts we focused on the positive aspects … Continue reading A Bump In The Road!
We are finally getting around to our first post of 2018 and looking forward to a great year filled with fun, friendships and new experiences that we can share with you on our blog! Our first holiday season in Mexico was a busy one. Although we missed our family, especially our grandchildren, we were fortunate … Continue reading Happy New Year!
Now that Thanksgiving is behind us and Christmas is just a few weeks away, the holiday season is in full swing and 2017 will soon be coming to a close! It's been a great year in so many ways and we have a jam packed calendar to finish it off and bring in 2018 in … Continue reading Home for the Holidays
If you’ve been following the blog, you know what’s coming next. After the ultrasound and a consultation with the surgeon it was determined my gallbladder had to go! I’d be having surgery in Mexico… less than 7 months after our move! Fortunately, I felt very comfortable with my surgeon as he was thorough and … Continue reading Medical in Mexico — Surgery in a Foreign Country — Part 3 of 3 (by Randi)
In our last post we focused on the availability of health care and insurance and the importance of that in our decision to move to Mexico. The next step would be our personal experience with dentist visits, doctor visits and unplanned health issues. It was reassuring to hear from our friends and neighbors about … Continue reading Medical in Mexico–Dr. Visits, Costs & Facilities Part 2 of 3