Author Archives: alanbeth

the garden

While doing some Monday reading in the office earlier today, I noticed the little bird continues to frequent the lime tree. He apparently has a companion that joined him today. They seem to be doing a good job of feasting … Continue reading

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Cucurbita ficifolia

Yes, as I’m sure you know, in English, this plant is more commonly known as one of the following: black-seed squash[3] cidra[3] fig-leaf gourd[2][3] figleaf gourd[4] fig-leaved gourd[5] Malabar gourd[2][3] pie melon[6] sidra[3] Thai marrow[6] In this part of Mexico … Continue reading

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‘Tis the Season…

No need to really tell you because you know what season it is, but I’m making a list (though I’m not going to check it twice)… Post-Thanksgiving…still eating turkey and other leftovers. In Mexico, if there ever isn’t a time, … Continue reading

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Reasons to be Thankful

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Happy Thanksgiving Day!

This Thanksgiving is something of a milestone for us. For the first time in our immediate family, one of us won’t be with us this day. Cameron was picked up at Moody by Beth’s sister yesterday afternoon and he will … Continue reading

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Festival de la Muñeca Artesanal Amealco 2016 (Artisan Doll Festival, Amealco 2016)

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Library Day!

Today was the monthly “library day” Beth started last month with a group of young MKs who all live in the city of Querétaro (none of them with our mission).  There were 10 out of 12 in attendance today, including … Continue reading

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