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Puerto Vallarta

Hello from Sunday night

They say that if you see the green flash just at the moment of sunset, you cannot be deceived in matters of the heart. So I’ve watched each sunset here, photographing the last moment, till the last evening of our vacation, when conditions were…

March 30, 2014

Our last full day of vacation

Another perfectly wonderful day in paradise. The day dawned bright and sunny and warm. We splashed around with the aqua-cise group.. …and did a little bird watching. We did a little painting… …and took a taxi into town. Where we walked up and down…

March 29, 2014

Patrice’s wonderful drawing challenge, water

This morning I sat in the cool light contemplating the ocean and Patrice’s drawing challenge. For some reason I had yesterdays sand sculptures on my mind; especially this lovely iguana which was claimed by a pelican. I wondered if the sea came up in…

March 29, 2014

No point saying TGIF right about now

I love to check in with everyone in the morning. Usually I get the rounds in my email inbox and just click on everyone and see what you’re up to. If I can’t subscribe by email, then it takes me forever to click around,…

March 28, 2014

Too much wonderful randomness happening here

Oh my gosh, I could go on and on and on…and for those of you who know me well, thank you for not tapping your toes and crossing your arms and rolling your eyes. I know these days have been a little post heavy,…

March 27, 2014

The sun sets on our fourth day of vacation

My what full and fantastic days we’re having! I joined Fernando this morning for beach yoga and had the most wonderful stretch, even if not my calibre of Vinyasa yoga. It’s so worth it for that morning stretch, isn’t it? Then Fernando invited me…

March 27, 2014

The Magnificent Frigatebird…my tropical love

There was a time when I though I wanted to be an ornithologist. Quite earnestly and sincerely. Either an ornithologist or a marine biologist, I imagined happy hours trampling thru forest and fields or wading in the ocean, scuba diving, collecting samples…But then I…

March 26, 2014

Heading to town

Let’s face it, this town, which began life as a mining and whaling port, wouldn’t be where it is now without all the fine people enjoying the sun. And with that comes shopping. And with that comes shopkeepers, peddlers, and all sorts of assorted…

March 25, 2014

Serious lack of pretty tea cups here

Well, I do miss Earl Grey tea. Not a single tea bag in sight, let alone a pretty cup. However, we found this lovely peppermint tea. Lagg’s…ever heard of it? I haven’t. It’s seriously yummy and minty. I’m sorry but this sturdy, white restaurant…

March 24, 2014

Heaven is: AKA Hello from Sunday night

Suntans have gone a little out of favour these days, haven’t they? (Except in one faction of populace who deliberate turn orange for special events…what’s all that about?) But in my childhood suntans were highly desirable and seen as healthy. But that was when…

March 23, 2014