My Contemplative Sunday Presentation

As in seasons past, I’ve been invited to make a presentation later on this month for the Contemplative Sunday group, a group of local anglophones that meet at the Friendship Club on Sundays. In years past, I’ve spoken about music, touching base on the Puerto Vallarta experience. This time around, they had other suggestions and…

Macareno: A Recipe for Success

A new eatery in Versalles successfully celebrates Mexico’s “antojito” style eating affordably and with plenty of style.

YouTube Finds of the Week

A one-of-a-kind pop hit from 1975 and one of the most hilarious, most successful sketch comedies of all time!

Charrería, Intangible Cultural Heritage in Jalisco

Despite the fact that the United Nations recognizes charrería—Mexico’s traditional rodeo-like competitive sport—as one of our country’s Intangible Cultural Heritages, it wasn’t recognized as such by the state of Jalisco until this weekend. reports that it was yesterday, during the 60th anniversary of Guadalajara’s annual Charro Parade, that governor Enrique Alfaro made the announcement….