Monthly Archives: January 2013

Do You Have a Common First Name?

All through primary and high school there were three Sarah’s in my class. The trio were known as “Sarah the Swimmer”, “Sarah the Skater” and me, “Sarah the Skier”. Interestingly, we were all elite athletes in our respective sports. I… «more»

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Top 10 Reasons To Live in Mexico

In case you weren’t aware, we’re currently in Mexico. San Cristobal de las Casas in the state of Chiapas to be exact. We’ve been here since December 19 (scheduled to arrive December 18) and if everything goes according to plan… «more»

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Stuck in Mexico with No Pesos to my Name

Imagine being in a foreign country with $20 to your name. Pretty scary stuff huh!? After our arrival, following our little delay, we needed to convert some American currency travelers cheques into Mexican pesos. No problem. We’ll do what we… «more»