We spent this past weekend looking for a place to live. It was tiring, but pretty fun, and it really did feel like we were on an episode of House Hunters (except we didn’t have anyone helping us). We had a surprising amount of luck with Craigslist, although I also checked a Mexican website called… Continue reading House Hunters International: Oaxaca Edition
We made it to Oaxaca yesterday after a brutal travel day. Nothing about it in particular was difficult, but the combination of all of the legs of our trip culminated into a massive headache for the both of us. The day started at 3:15 AM EST when we had to wake up, get ready, double… Continue reading Arrived in Oaxaca
My husband and I are frequently asked why we came to Mexico. At home, our decision was met with reactions ranging from admiration to bewilderment to outright hostility. Where we're from, choosing to move abroad is pretty unusual. Choosing to move to Mexico, given the representations in the media, is unheard of. For me, the… Continue reading Why Mexico?
Welcome! Thanks for checking out my site. I've been wanting to create this blog for a long while now, and our move to Mexico turned out to be the perfect opportunity for me to put my all into this project. I feel like I've always got a million thoughts buzzing around in my head, and… Continue reading Kicking Off the Blog