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Life in Mexico and The Cost-of-Living – Two Weeks in a New Country

Life in Mexico and The Cost-of-Living - Two Weeks in a New Country

UPDATED 9/15/2018 with the current exchange rate of 1 USD to 18.95 pesos – Well, maybe not quite two weeks but close enough ;-) So far life in Mexico is good and the cost-of-living is great! Keep reading below :-) Please help me continue my writing and photography by sharing this post. Gracias! Monday is […]

We are Officially Living in Mexico – Our First Week in a New Country

We are Officially Living in Mexico - Our First Week in a New Country

We finally got our Internet up and running on Thursday. Everything here runs a little slower. Brad says I will learn patience. We had no hot water for the first week because the water heater had a clogged pilot light. The cold showers were very refreshing, to say the least. Poor Sawyer screamed when I […]

Day in The Life of An Expat in Mexico – Getting a Massage

Day in The Life of An Expat - Getting a Massage

What is it like getting a 250 peso massage as an expat in Mexico? Simple but effective! As well as, relaxing, calming, peaceful, and wonderful :-) This is probably due to the fact that we found two sisters that are very sweet and very good at their jobs! We see them every two weeks and […]

You Can Move to Mexico at Age 91 – My Grandma Did!

I haven’t posted anything for a while. Been super busy upgrading myself, (I am a work in progress), and preparing for my family to move to Mexico. Yeah, that’s right my family is moving to Mexico. They will actually be here in the next few minutes so I am sure that this post will be […]

Moving to Mexico – Renting Our 5th Home in Beautiful Michoacan

Moving to Mexico - Renting Our 5th Home in Michoacan

Updated 5/20/18 – Michoacan is a state in the Southern part of Mexico. We live in Uruapan, Michoacan, Mexico and our moving to Mexico journey began over four years ago. I never thought that we would be in our 5th rental home in only three years time. There are a few stories behind our rentals […]

48 Photos of Our Family Filming with House Hunters International in Mexico

48 Photos of Our Family Filming with House Hunters International in Mexico

Our family appeared on the popular HGTV show House Hunters International while living here in Mexico. I was contacted in the Summer of 2014 about appearing on the show. They found our family via this blog, my blog, Los Gringos Locos! We never thought anyone would want to put us on TV. We submitted a video […]