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April 22, 2015

Mexican Wedding: Celebration with Simplicity

We were honored guests at a simple Christian wedding in the barrios of Manzanillo. The quiet simplicity stood in dramatic contrast to most Mexican weddings. Throughout […]
April 12, 2015

Child-friendly Fun in Cuyutlán

Cuyutlán is a quiet beach town 22 miles east of Manzanillo. The Museo de la Sal (Salt Museum) and the Tortugario (Turtle Reserve) make this a […]
March 12, 2015
No Tell Motel


Visiting a No-tell Motel is a rite of passage for the traveler visiting Mexico. It´s simply a “must-do” for the full orbed traveler. So we had […]
February 25, 2015
Full Time Travel

Full Time Travel: How This Family of Eleven Makes it Work

Slow and Happy Travel on a Sandal Strap Budget We frequently hear these questions, ” Where are you going?”, “How long will it take you?”, “Why […]
February 8, 2015
Magico Trompo Cover Shot

Guadalajara´s Trompo Magico: A World Class Children´s Museum

People kept telling us that we needed to visit the Museo Trompo Magico. Was it because we have children from ages 1 to 15 and live […]
February 5, 2015
McDonald's Birthday in Mexico

Why This Crunchy Mom Is Lovin’ It at McDonald’s in Mexico

McDonald’s Anyone? Why does a “crunchy mom” give her daughter a McDonald’s Birthday Party? The Urban dictionary defines crunchy moms this way: Mother who supports homebirth, […]
February 3, 2015

At the End of the World: Mayans of Punta Gorda

Our Day With The Mayans. We visited the Mayans of Punta Gorda Belize in  2012. Time magazine declared 2012, “the year of the Mayans.” We were […]
January 29, 2015
Mt. Fuji Japan's #1 attraction

Why Mt. Fuji is Japan’s #1 Attraction

Mt Fuji: Japan´s Revered and Beloved Mountain Mount Fuji (富士山, Fujisan) is the heart and symbol of Japan. At 12,380 feet, this stratavolcano is the tallest […]