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April 18th, 2011
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Words Fail Me Sometimes

I just thought I would share an updated photo of our "nephew", Charlie. I think he is cute as a button. Just to refresh your memories, he was born at the beginning of February to our friend, Carlos ...

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April 13th, 2011
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Merida Miscellanea

Almost every language has "borrowed" words. Words that are actually not of that language but adopted to become part of it. In English, we have such things as hors 'd oevres and armada. ...

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April 12th, 2011
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Second Parade - Part 2

I was really pleased to see this next participant. These carriages are seen all over downtown and are a favorite of tourists and people in love. (well, at least I have never seen anybody arguing wh ...

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March 26th, 2011
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The Second Parade

Let's see, where were we before I was so rudely interrupted by health and other personal issues? Oh, I remember! In Merida for Carnaval. There are two big parades (and many lesser ones) during Carn ...

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March 8th, 2011
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Meandering In Merida

I'm not altogether sure that my blogger's block has left me, but at least I feel I have a little something to say again. Maybe because I am currently in Merida and everything is somewhat new and f ...

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February 16th, 2011
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Gimme A Break

I've been taking a lot of flak lately for not posting every day...or often enough to su ...

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February 8th, 2011
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He's Finally Here!

He took his sweet time getting here, but I would like to introduce you all to....

Carlos Santiago Canche Gomez

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February 2nd, 2011
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Sucked Into Facebook

Faithful readers will remember that I resisted Facebook (FB) for a long, long time. Like many others, I felt that it was a competition to blogging and was going to ruin the blogosphere. And, in tru ...

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January 31st, 2011
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Our Grocery Store

This is a post I have wanted to do for a long, long time. What with all the hubbub recently about the outrageous increase in food prices, I thought now would be a good time. This pictures were a ...

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