Bienvenidos, I'm Tina. This guy making me laugh is Brad, my husband & best friend.

After a traumatic brain injury, giving up a thriving family business, filing for bankruptcy, and being accepted for Social Security Disability..... We decided to sell all our possessions, give our home back to the bank, and move to Southern Mexico with four kids. That was four years ago and we are happily still here :-)

Is Your Homeschooler Struggling with Reading Comprehension? Try Wordbuild!

Is Your Homeschooler Struggling with Reading Comprehension? Try Wordbuild!

DISCLOSURE: I received WordBuild for free and was compensated for my time. My opinions are honest and I am not required to post a positive review. Reading equals learning. This is important. We noticed Taylor, age 12, needed help with reading comprehension. Since we homeschool, I searched online for a program and I found WordBuild. […]

Our Son Fell Through Our Roof - Life in Mexico

What is The Cost of An Emergency Room Visit in Mexico? The Price-Tag Will Blow Your Mind!

Accidents happen… Like the time last year when my son fell through a skylight on the garage roof. One minute my four kids and I were in the guest room talking to my mom-in-law and the next minute I hear Sawyer, our six-year-old, crying in the kitchen. He was so fast that we didn’t even […]

12 Photos of Santa Clara del Cobre, The Copper Town of Michoacan, Mexico

12 Photos of Santa Clara del Cobre, The Copper Town of Michoacan, Mexico

Santa Clara del Cobre is a small town in Michoacan, Mexico that is famous for copper, (cobre means copper). The native Purépecha people in this area are skilled in coppersmithing and you can find copper goods and crafts in abundance here. Santa Clara del Cobre has an annual copper festival in August and it was named a […]