Mexidonia 2017 Updated

Starting this Spring we will be driving through Mexico in order to determine where we would like to live. And… we changed our route (still driving from New Orleans to the Yucatan Peninsula and Belize)! In the book of Luke, Jesus advised “For example, who of you wanting to build a tower does not first…

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San Cristobal de Las Casas, MEX

Since we will be taking a three-month trip to do need greater work in Mexico this summer I wanted to document some of the sights in the cities along our route to Valladolid.       The following is a blog post on San Cristobal written by goats on the road. Their link is at…

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Mexidonia 2017

We are planning a driving tour of Mexidonia and Belize next Spring. Some of the cities we would like to visit during our tour to spy out the land together are: Zacatecas Puebla/ Tlaxcala San Cristobal de Las Casas Campeche Merida Valladolid Cancun Tulum Chetumal Belize City/San Ignacio/Hopkins/Placencia If you have any advice about the English…

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The Great Plains, Trains and Manifest Destiny: Browning to Terry, MT

Originally posted on noticed while wandering:
“…the great grasslands—also known as the Great Plains and prairies—test a person’s fortitude as few other places do…Yet mysteriously, almost imperceptibly…the Great Plains and prairies grow on you.” Daniel S. Licht, Ecology & Economics of the Great Plains (1997, Univ. Nebraska Press, Lincoln, NE) Driving through the plains, there is…

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Peppermint Rose Simple Syrup

This is our herbal syrup made from organic peppermint and rose petals grown in our garden. In 13th century Andalusian cookbook entitled Manuscrito Anonimo there is a chapter on drink recipes made by combining a syrup with hot or cold water. These simple syrups were consumed for health benefits. In the Manuscrito there are numerous…

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