Mental preparation for a cultural change

We have been contemplating a permanent move to Mexico for a few months now.

At first, it was a passionate “yes!” and we quickly began creating a mental list of all that would have to be done.  But as time moved on, our urgency subsided.   Continue reading Mental preparation for a cultural change


Dreaming in Spanish…

As I anticipate our stay in San Miguel, I find myself thinking back on the times when we lived in Mexico many years ago.

It was amazing on so many levels.

We went there not knowing what to expect, and were prepared to adapt to our vision of the worse case scenario: two gringos never quite fitting in to the culture around us, and relying only on each other, as we left our friends and family behind.

Continue reading Dreaming in Spanish…