November 14, 2019

My Mexican Family has asked me to cook the turkey for the November birthdays of three family members.  I consider it an honor.  In my early expat days, the ingredients were hard to find.  There were no sweet potatoes or yams, but the grey or purple camote was...

October 16, 2019

Apologies to Miss Dickinson.  And, yes, cathedral tunes are 
oppressive.  I sat on the organ bench from age twelve ’til old age.    --Perhaps a mistake - “Church” was definitely a mistake.

Sometimes we wake up late.  No one forced me to do it....

October 13, 2019

It’s happened before.  The creation of the ’jingle’ used for selling me something that I didn’t need probably was produced in an advertising agency in an aluminum and glass tower.

The melody which has pulled and tugged at me for the past three months, appeared in a  pia...

October 6, 2019

Filled with friends, and even healthy foods.  There are also lots of unhealthy foods.  The service is fast and the prices are cheap.  And it is only a four block walk from the front door of Casa Mexilio.  The main Merida plaza is only a half block more.  It...