Category Archives: Relocation to mexico

HOW TRUMP PRESIDENCY MIGHT AFFECT MEXICO


HOW TRUMP PRESIDENCY MIGHT AFFECT MEXICO   Forbes.com reported in November 2016: Why does it matter so much to Mexico? 80% of Mexican exports go to the US, and so campaign pledges to renegotiate or even tear up NAFTA cast … Continue reading

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FIRST YEAR OF RETIREMENT


FIRST YEAR OF RETIREMENT Everybody from work I bump into asks how I am liking retirement. The short answer is that I love it. What’s not to like? Getting up at your leisure, enjoying your first coffee of the day … Continue reading

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THE LAST FORTNIGHT OF A WORKING LIFE


The last Fortnight of a working life One can only spend so much time listening to the radio with headphones on, reading emails, soliciting work from colleagues, and trying to come up with something to do, before boredom sets in. … Continue reading

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MOST MURDEROUS COUNTRIES IN THE WORLD


MURDEROUS COUNTRIES Many retired people and those close to it are looking for ways to make their dollar stretch and still have a nice environment, preferably warm, to live out the non-employed part of their later years. After a life … Continue reading

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SAN ANDRES FIESTA, AJIJIC, JALISCO, MEXICO


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Review of LUIS ALBERTO URREA’s: HUMMINGBIRD’S DAUGHTER


  Review of THE HUMMINGBIRD’S DAUGHTER by Luis Alberto Urrea.   This novel was recommended to me by a ferocious reader of Canadian Indigenous heritage. She knows that I am very interested in indigenous cultures and history and that I … Continue reading

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Five Theses for the New Pope


REUTERS/Alessandra Tarantino/Pool Photo Credit With spoiler alert for the U-Tube video at the end…a clip from Frederico Fellini’s Roma, the movie. FIVE THESES FOR THE NEW POPE TO SAVE THE CHURCH A bit of history In the 16th century a … Continue reading

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The Virgin of Guadalupe in Mexico


href=”https://babyboomerwrites.wordpress.com/2012/12/29/the-virgin-of-guadalupe-in-mexico/mexico-2012-christmas-071/” rel=”attachment wp-att-823″> Many may not know the story of Juan Diego that led to the belief in, and the establishment of the Virgin of Guadalupe as the Queen of Mexico.This post is about the week of the fiestas for … Continue reading

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WHO IS KILLING THE WOMEN OF JUAREZ?


The above movie illustrates the issues that are discussed in the article below that I copied from the website of Dr. Clas of Harvard University. Although it is not a brand new article (2008), the issue of murdering women is … Continue reading

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Can’t We All Get Along?


Can’t we all get along? We’re all stuck here for a while: Rodney King in Los Angelos, 1992:  (CBC podcast May 31, interview Mary Hynes with social psychologist Jonathan Haidt). The question of how it might feel to be a member … Continue reading

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