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A Change in Plans: Our Move to San Antonio

We've been back in the states almost three months now, and have spent time in San Antonio, Austin, and Oklahoma City. I was in Del Rio a few days, as well. All the bouncing around, staying either with family or at a hotel, has been fun but kind of exhausting. We are carrying more things… Continue reading A Change in Plans: Our Move to San Antonio

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Watching Dolphins and Sea Turtles – a Three Hour Tour in Puerto Escondido

Puerto Escondido is of course full of beaches, but it's also full of people offering to take you on a tour to release baby sea turtles, see the bioluminescence lagoon, go fishing, or see dolphins. We went to see the sea turtles (albeit not on an official tour), and also took a dolphin tour which… Continue reading Watching Dolphins and Sea Turtles – a Three Hour Tour in Puerto Escondido

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The Benefits of Slow Travel

On Sunday, Rueben and I sat in a very busy Starbucks in the middle of Mexico City and enjoyed hearing nothing but Spanish while drinking our iced beverages. On Monday, we sat at another coffee shop, BlendStation, and listened to nothing but English speakers on conference calls while eating our sandwiches. inside BlendStation While we… Continue reading The Benefits of Slow Travel

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Coyoacán and Casa Azul – Frida Kahlo Museum in Mexico City

Renowned Latin American artist Frida Kahlo led a very difficult life. Polio, a body-shattering bus accident, infidelity. Yet she shone on expressing herself through her art, words, and clothing. The Frida Kahlo Museum is based out of her home in the Coyoacán neighborhood in Mexico City. There was a long line of people waiting their… Continue reading Coyoacán and Casa Azul – Frida Kahlo Museum in Mexico City

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Meal Planning and Budgeting

I touched on this topic in my shopping list post, but meal planning is a very big part of budgeting for grocery shopping! I was always resistant to meal planning, even after my sister told me how beneficial it was and how much easier it made her week. Once my fiancé and I set a… Continue reading Meal Planning and Budgeting